If you’re from California or are an oft-eater of Mexican food from your grocer’s freezer, you probably know these little rolled gems as taquitos. But in my Tex-Mex world they are called flautas, which is Spanish for flutes. (I think they more resemble the half-size piccolo, but that’s a discussion for another day.) By most […]
What sex is your eggplant?
The male eggplant typically has a reasonably smooth bottom. Females usually have narrow bottoms that are deeply indented. Which tastes better? Well, the male fruit have fewer bitter seeds. You decide. (07/11)