Asked in Chemistry
Vinegar is also known as?
What is the major use for vinegar?
The major use for vinegar, both domestically and commercially is for pickling; that is, preserving foods by storing foods in vinegar. Pickling is also known as brining, or corning. In Japanese food, vinegar made from rice - rice vinegar - is a major ingredient in making sushi rice Vinegar is also used as a condiment, and as an ingredient in condiments such as salad and other food dressings and sauces such as mint sauce. There are many other uses for vinegar in cooking, and vinegar is also widely used for medical, horticultural, and cleaning purposes.