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You've Been Storing Onions Wrong Your Entire Life

Just how do you store your onions? Do you keep them on the kitchen counter, or do you prefer to stick them in the pantry, out of sight (and smell)? Or perhaps you actually put them in the vegetable bin in your fridge. Wherever you choose to keep your onions, there's a good chance you're doing it all wrong, at least with some of the onions you buy.

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You've Been Storing Onions Wrong Your Entire Life

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    You've Been Storing Onions Wrong Your Entire Life

    You've Been Storing Onions Wrong Your Entire Life

    Just how do you store your onions? Do you keep them on the kitchen counter, or do you prefer to stick them in the pantry, out of sight (and smell)? Or perhaps you actually put them in the vegetable bin in your fridge. Wherever you choose to keep your onions, there's a good chance you're doing it all wrong, at least with some of the onions you buy.

    What Is A 'Storage' Onion?

    What Is A 'Storage' Onion?

    Let's start by asking the question: What even is an onion? They are delicious. They are beautiful. They help us get in touch with our emotions (but there are ways to avoid the tears), but what are they really?

    The Real Reason You Should Be Saving Your Onion Skins

    The Real Reason You Should Be Saving Your Onion Skins

    While some people prefer to eat their potatoes and their apples with the skin still on, everyone seems to be on the same page about onions. You peel them, you cut them, and you throw the skins in the garbage. However, it turns out there is another use for these papery skins that typically wind up in the trash bin or the compost pile.

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