Squeaky Clean Leeks
Leeks have dirt in between - even if you can't see it. Before using, soak in water or wash in between the layers.
Where Capers Come From
Capers are perennial plants which are native to the Mediterranean and some parts of Asia and South Africa.
Better Tasting Greens
Don't be bitter! Try soaking greens like kale and arugula in ice water to reduce bitterness.
What are Capers?
Capers are the unripe flower buds of Capparis spinosa. They are also called Flinders rose.