Why do black olives only come in cans?

Answer The reason is probably because they are not treated with a BRINE solution of salt and vinegar like the green olives are. Olives have a pH above 4.6 and to cure olives, you first have to soak them ... Read More »

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Are black olives ripe green olives?

Black olives are ripened green olives. Before olives ripen, people can harvest them while still green. The green olives are treated with an alkali to make them less bitter. Black olives are fully r... Read More »

If i have colored ink only and want to print a black and white text will it come out black and white?

It depends. The answer is Yes if the printer doesn't normally have a black ink cartridge. If it normally does have one it will probably not be black and white.Just a quick why. Some printers mak... Read More »

How come wine and hard liquor doesn't come in cans, but beer does?

Hi Nikky,Its because, beer is bottled under a positive gas pressure, just like a soda bottle. Its cap is sealed, so that the gas pressure does not escape till just before drinking beer. It is only ... Read More »

Can you use black olives in a martini?

Yes, you can substitute black olives for green olives in a martini. But you will change the flavor outcome of the cocktail. Green olives are picked when they are unripe so they are brined longer an... Read More »