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Cooking with Lemongrass

When preparing Thai food, lemongrass is a must. Ancooking with Lemongrassd the best way to get and prepare lemongrass is by following the simple steps below:

  • Visit a Thai or Asian grocery store and find the freshest lemongrass which should be among the other fresh produce. Usually, they’re in stalks of two or three.
  • Stay away from lemongrass stalks that are too loose, brown and crusty. This means that the lemongrass stalks are old and are stripped already of nutritious value.
  • The best lemongrass stalks are those that have a lemony-green shade close to the lower part of the stalk. The other side of the stalk should also be greenish.