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Eat end of garlic clove

Is it ok to eat the brown end of the garlic clove? The part where it connects to the whole garlic flower

asked by Kasey Owen about 2 months ago

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Smaug
added about 2 months ago

Garlic is a bulb, it doesn't connect to a flower- I suppose you're referring to the hard end where it connects to its roots; it's best to remove this but it will do no real harm and usually disappears in a cooked dish.

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Kasey Owen
added about 2 months ago

Ok haha thanks! I’ve been sautéing without cutting the ends off and wanted to make sure I’m not poisoning myself or anyone haha