Q: Sometimes when I get parsnips, they are very sweet, and sometimes they seem almost bitter, or at least very bland. What’s the difference and how can I tell, so I can choose sweet ones?
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Q: I heard a rumor that we aren’t supposed to use mothballs in our gardens because they are a pesticide. Is that true?
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Q: With the holidays coming up, I’m looking for new recipes. A lot of those that catch my eye have wine, bourbon or some other alcohol in them, which concerns me. How much of that alcohol will still be there after the dish is cooked? All? Non...