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Posts Tagged "FAQ"

FAQ: Why is squash called squash?

The name we use for these cucurbit vegetables actually has nothing to do with the sport or the verb of “squashing” something squishy. FAQ: Why is squash called squash? A: The name comes from the native American Narragansett word “askutasquash”,…

FAQ: Are tomatoes a fruit or vegetable?

We’ve all been in this dispute before. A friend is marveling at this thing we call a tomato, which we toss, stew, dice, juice, slice and mince in kitchens far and wide. But where does it come from- they wonder-…

FAQ: Which Onion Should I Choose?

FAQ: Which onions should I choose? A: That depends on whether you’re looking for something spicy, sugary, or melt-in-your-mouth savory. When it comes to spice and savor, onions are the first thing to hit the heat when I’m cooking. But…

FAQ: Is Stockbox a Health Food Store?

Because of our small format and our close attention to customer feedback, we’re often asked if we’re a health food store. We have a simple answer to that question. FAQ: Is Stockbox a health food store? A: We’re always excited…