Read Up On It For March 22nd, 2013

This week’s Read Up On It is a meaty selection of links.

Photo by Riley Smith

  • What exactly is kosher salt? Turns out kosher salt can be somewhat of a misnomer, as it is was originally salt used for kashering, to render foods kosher. The Jewish Daily Forward shakes it up.
  • In full disclosure, I am a contributor to this site, but I love that someone decided to write on Zester Daily about that lovely canadian dessert, the butter tart.
  • And speaking of coffee, in an interesting and political tip, the CEO of Starbucks recently announced to his shareholders that if they didn’t like the fact that his company was supporting marriage equality in the U.S., then take your money elsewhere.