Salt & Pepper
Salt and Pepper Seasoning
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What does salt and pepper do?
Salt and pepper are probably two of the most popular seasonings in the UK and can be found in most kitchens. Salt is essential to the health of people and animals but we are told too much in our diets can be bad for us so it is essential we use the best quality. Pepper comes in black, white and green with black being the strongest. Black and white are available as whole, cracked or ground whereas green peppercorns are generally packed in brine and sold in jars or cans.
Why do recipes say salt and pepper to taste?
In most cases, many recipes call for salt to enhance a recipes flavour, while pepper spices it up, adding more flavour.
Is it better to add salt before or after cooking?
Most chefs agree that you should add salt at the beginning of cooking to give it time to sink into all the pieces of Food.
Is black pepper good for you?
There's no doubt that black pepper does offer antimicrobial and antioxidant properties.
Which salt is better for health?
A Himalayan salt, like Creative Nature Himalayan Crystal Salt 300g, is thought to be one of the healthiest salts around, and a much healthier alternative to common table salt.