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15 April, 2008

pink rock salt

pink salt

Rev. Dr. Wu Yi knows well that in my cooking, pepper and salt are the two main ingredients. And everything tastes a lot better once it is served on square plates. I recently acquired some pink rock salt.

So there is the story:
I never knew there was pink salt until late last year. In a restaurant in Oxford Street, I once asked Laurent what was that pink stuff.
He replied ‘salt’.
I asked back that it was pink.
He asked me back if I have seen pink salt?
Of course, I hadn't.

Three weeks ago, I bought a bag of pink rock salt from local green grocer. $1.99 for 100 grams. But damn, I needed a grinder for it as well. Then two weeks ago, I got a salt grinder from Myer while doing my window shopping. Myer had 30% off on kitchen products, and I was certainly not going to let go the great opportunity of getting a salt grinder. (I already have a pepper grinder.)

Rock salt is a lot stronger than regular (sea) salt in terms of strength. And the pink rock salt? It simply looks interesting.

(To Don: I am poor.)

Posted by Antony on 15 April 2008 5:59 PM | coffee and food, photos
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I saw some Sea Rock Salt today, thought that was a conflict in terms.This salt needed a grinder too but was only 98c for 1Kg.Also saw regular Rock Salt for $1-39 Kg.
None of the above were "pink".
Posted by Rev. Dr. Wu Yi on 15 April 2008 9:57 PM.
It costs an incy wincy teeny weeny more to get ‘pinky’.
Posted by Antony Shen on 15 April 2008 10:13 PM.
I didn't know there was a such thing as pink salt. When we buy rock salt, it's usually to de-ice the sidewalk during the wintertime, not for eating. I'm guessing what we use for eating is regular table salt.
Posted by Don_HH2K on 16 April 2008 9:49 AM.
"Regular table salt", can be produced from sea water, or rock salt as found in nature away from the sea.
Processing makes the difference, and the addition of a small amount of iodine, in some cases.
Salt in all its forms, is the oldest element used by man on the planet I would imagine.
Posted by Rev. Dr. Wu Yi on 16 April 2008 1:13 PM.
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