Question: What is the modern equivalent of a root cellar? Answer: A root cellar, of course. Unfortunately, most of us don’t have one these days (I imagine that even my grandmother’s has been turned into a basement rec room by now).
The next best thing? Get a woven basket with good ventilation that allows air to circulate around your onions and heads of garlic. Hang the basket in a cool spot and your vegetables will stay fresh for weeks. We’ve rounded up 10 of our favorite woven hanging baskets for onion and garlic storage:
For gathering more produce see our posts:
- 10 Easy Pieces: Trugs and Harvest Baskets
- 10 Easy Pieces: French Market Totes
- 10 Easy Pieces: Bushel Baskets
- 10 Easy Pieces: Wire Harvest Baskets
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