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Garlic: How to Check for Bugs

Garlic-Fresh Fresh garlic is sometimes infested infested and must be checked. The peels may have insects. the cloves, though, are generally clean. Consequently, the peels should be removed and discarded. The cloves may be rinsed and eaten. Garlic-Dried Not infested under normal circumstances. Need not be checked.

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Dill: How to Check for Bugs

Fresh Dill is Frequently Infested with insects and must be checked Preliminary check (to determine if herbs can be cleaned or must be discarded): Note: Herbs must not be wet for this process to be effective. 1. Hold a bundle of the herbs by their stem. 2. Bang the bunch of herbs on a white surface…

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