5 Vinegars You Must Experiment With and Why

Vinegar stems from the French word meaning sour wine. There’s some truth to that, since vinegar is made by adding bacteria to various types of alcohol, causing it to turn into acid. Just as people take wine seriously, they also collect certain aged vinegars, which mature into perfectly sweet-sour syrups. —Frieda Projanksy, managing editor at…

5 Oils You Must Experiment With and Why

Thousands of years ago, people discovered that heating certain plants, seeds and nuts in the sun resulted in an oil that could be collected for cooking. Luckily for us, we can just reach for various bottles at any grocery store. —Frieda Projanksy, managing editor at Baked. Follow Frieda on Twitter @friedaames. 1. Canola oil Its very…