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A Taste of the World’s Monuments to Salt

A Taste of the World’s Monuments to Salt October 5, 2010 | Culture/History, Featured, Offbeat | Read More
It’s one of the world’s oldest seasonings, used in food preparation, religious ceremonies, and ritual cleansing. Legend says that Roman legionnaires were often paid partly in salt, giving rise to the word salarium, which we know as the modern word, salary. Yes, that salt in the shaker on...