Enjoy this light and refreshing cranberry-lime spritzer at your next picnic or barbecue. To remove the lime zest (the thin, colored portion of the peel), use a vegetable peeler to take it off in strips because that’s where all of the flavor is.
Unlike traditional produce, hydroponic vegetables are grown in water instead of soil, often in greenhouses. Nutrients that plants normally get from soil are added to the water. But are hydroponics as nutritious as traditionally grown veggies?
Though the risks of minuscule amounts of pesticides from food are unclear, you may wish to minimize exposure, especially in children, who are more vulnerable to pesticide toxicity. The nonprofit Environmental Working Group ranks fruits and vegetables.