Cleaning Fruits and Vegetables

April 14, 2010

Cleaning Fruits and Vegetables

The Star.com (Malaysia) offers readers tips to clean fruits and vegetables, including the use of vinegar.  The tip noted below:

Add 2 tablespoons of white distilled vinegar to one pint water and use to wash fresh fruits and vegetables, then rinse thoroughly. Research has shown that vinegar helps kill bacteria on fruits and vegetables, according to The Vinegar Institute.