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7/1/2013 9:25:16 AM
Ingredient Spotlight: Salt
    “Salt is the only rock directly consumed by man. It corrodes but preserves, desiccates but is wrested from the water. It has fascinated man for thousands of years not only as a substance he prized and was willing to labour to obtain, but also as a generator of poetic and of mythic meaning. The contradictions it embodies only intensify its power and its links with experience of the sacred.” Margaret Visser, 20th century author     Considered a gift from the feng-huang, or phoenix, salt has been a documented part of Chinese medicine since 2,700 years B.C. History has seen salt used as currency for trading...
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