How to Buy, Store, and Cook with Onions, In Season in September

August 31, 2015

Want to be a good cook? After learning how to properly hold and use a knife, the best thing you can do for your meals is to always keep a few onions around. They’re the start of so many great dishes, from French onion soup to frittatas.

How to Buy
Onions can be harvested young, and are often sold as slender spring onions. But leave them in the ground to mature, and their bulbs get fat and round—like the ones you see in the grocery store. If purchasing at the supermarket, the tops will most likely have been removed. Make…