Ancient elixir in our homes
Published 03/14/2010, Minneapolis Star Tribune
Vinegar. A jug of white vinegar sits in my cupboard, along with some cider and specialty vinegars. It's a safe bet that you've got some vinegar, too. As I added a cup of white vinegar to a load of laundry to treat mildew, it occurred to me that this humble liquid _ that sits in the dark and can be bought for pennies an ounce _ probably deserves better. It's a versatile, powerful liquid with quite a distinguished history.Word count: 280
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