Don't Let the Wrong Onion Ruin Your
Onions come in 3 colors.
Can you guess which
They are Red, White and Yellow. Most
people have purple in their answer, but those onions
are actually classified as red.
According to the National Onion Association, yellow
onions are the most versatile and thus by far the
color most produced – 87% of all crops are
devoted to yellow onions
Yet, all colors are easy to find at the market and
have unique purposes in the kitchen. For a quick
reference in choosing the proper onion for your
recipe, because it really does make a difference in
both flavor and texture, just check the image below
for a quick cheat sheet.