If you are like many others, the idea of using fresh garlic entirely befuddles you.
Don't worry its not as difficult as it looks. Let's start at the beginning...
A bulb of garlic is made up of several cloves. In order to get a clove you need to break through nature's protective layers and break the clove free.
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Now it will be simple to remove the outside layer. Your clove should be smooth and slightly shiny and now ready to use.
Garlic is freshest typically in June or July but is available all year round.
Garlic is part of the onion family.
Garlic's actual name is Allium sativum.
The leaves and flower of the plant are also edible just less pungent and not often used.
Garlic has been used for centuries medicinally.
Garlic is a tasty way to keep your vampire friends away.