[This weekend my husband Ted and I are in San Francisco, visiting our cousins Ben and Sandra. Ben is a chemist, so he's got an advantage here, but if you took chemistry in high school, you're ready for this quiz.] Salt might be the world's most common seasoning, found in everyone's pantry. I've got several types of salt on hand at all times. So, today's question: what is the chemical composition of kosher salt?
Please leave your answer in the comments, and let us know whether you have this ingredient in your pantry.
[Last week's answer: Slightly less than 10% of the world's olive oil production is extra virgin olive oil.]
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