Store in a dark, cool, well ventilated spot. If stored in plastic they will quickly rot. Preparation Tip:
To prevent crying when cutting an onion, try putting it in the freezer for 10 minutes before beginning to chop. Did you know...
Onions emit a gas that will cause potatoes to rot so don't store them together. Culinary Compatibility:
Onions are good with almost any savoury companion. Health Information:
A medium sized sweet onion contains 57 calories, while the same sized yellow onion contains 41 calories. Onions are a source of vitamin C, folate and potassium. Onions have long been used as a folk remedy for coughs, colds, bronchitis and gastric infections.