How do I cut onions without tearing up?

Answer When you bought the onions, you picked out the nicest looking ones. Since then you came to really like the onion, and don't have the heart to cut it. Please. . . don't get so emotionally attached... Read More »

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How do you prevent tearing from onions?

Martha says to burn a candle while you are cutting the onion and it will not tear you up! The flame sucks or pulls in the air and therefore pulls the gas away from your eyes. Keep one in your kitch... Read More »

How to Tell the Difference Between Spring Onions, Shallots, and Green Onions?

It can be difficult to know the difference between types of onions when they carry different names in different places, markets, and countries. Here are some tips to help you sort it out, especiall... Read More »

White Onions Vs. Red Onions?

Onions come in many colors, shapes and tastes. Some are harvested while still young and green, others are dug up and eaten fresh at maturity, and another type is dried or cured for several months a... Read More »

Should we eat onions and things like onions?

I'll bet you didn't know that onions are high in potassium. Garlic is a cleanser, it flushes bad things out of your body. Recent studies show that onions can help with cancer treatment.