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Open Vanilla
Vanilla

The only fruit-bearing orchid among thousands of species, vanilla is widely used in cooking and for its scent. The Aztec name for the vanilla bean is

Vegetable oils

Vegetable oils are purified fats of plant origin that are either liquid or solid at room temperature. Vegetable oils are used for cooking, frying, and

Open Vegetarianism
Vegetarianism

VEGETARIANISM, IN ITS broadest definition, is a dietary pattern where meat, fish, and poultry are excluded. Frequently, vegetarians will exclude

Open Vinegar
Vinegar

sour liquid consisting mainly of acetic acid and water, produced by the action of bacteria on dilute solutions of ethyl alcohol derived from previous

Vineyards

land on which cultivation of the grape —known as viticulture—takes place. As many as 40 varieties of grape, Vitis vinifera, are known. The few that

Open Vodka
Vodka

The art of distilling vodka appeared sometime late in the 14th or early 15th century in territory occupied by Slavs. Lack of documentation concerning