root cellar

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Synonyms for root cellar

an excavation where root vegetables are stored


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People will need to relearn things like how to build a root cellar to keep vegetables like carrots and potatoes fresh in the winter or how to preserve fresh foods by making pickles.
Others use a root cellar to store their homegrown garden produce and maybe even protect them and loved ones from storms.
This was where the current name of the society's headquarters, The Root Cellar, has its origins - the premises being in a cellar with its members searching for their roots.
Meanwhile, the Root Cellar is a unique traditional produce subdepartment dedicated to root vegetables, with special lighting and cooler temperatures.
We are a small, tight-knit family business and our continued success is extremely dependent on partnering with our local community,” says co-owner of Root Cellar Catering Co.
Her recovery is taking place on her sister's small farm in Canada, where she finds friendships and is drawn into a mystery from the past when she experiences visions of a woman in the dark root cellar.
The vinegar odor seemed to keep insects away while the jars were in storage in the root cellar.
My friend's RN- mother's tale reverberates like a tuning fork the pitch of myth: an elderly woman who complained of growths from the privates revealed in stirrups a literal cascade of green shoots-the jointed, antennal potato eyes seeking light, leaf-tipped, stirred out of dormancy by the richly folded moisture of their root cellar.
A root cellar or cool basement is best, but for short-term storage of a week or so, a pantry or cupboard away from light and heat-generating appliances will work; direct sunlight is harmful.
CONSUMERS BUYING A JAR OF ROOT CELLAR PRESERVES BRAND PICKLES are not only getting a crispy homemade artisanal treat, but also helping with historic preservation.
Beets, potatoes, winter squash, select onion varieties, carrots, celeriac (celery root) and parsnips can be kept in a root cellar or cold corners of your garage.
Canning & Preserving Your Own Harvest is a no-nonsense, step-by-step guide to properly (and safely--improper canning can promote food poisoning) preserving one's food, from freezing, drying, and canning to creating a root cellar, making fruit preserves, pickling, and much more.
From the nighttime dash to the river and the untimely birth of her baby sister, to the months spent living in the remains of their root cellar, Skye's story proves to be an engrossing, if horrifying, read.
Root Cellar Construction - For the pioneers, a root cellar was an essential part of every homestead.
Their brief ascendance can be worth examining if it illustrates their era or those around them, or, if you're going to go whole hog on the biopic thing, if it digs deep in the root cellar of personal psychology.