What is a shallot and where do I find it in grocery store?
- RaymondLv 78 months ago
In most recipes, you can use any other kind of onion (red, white, green). In North America, the word shallot is sometimes used for green onions (called échalotte in French-speaking parts Canada and Cajun parts of USA -- in such places, the real shallot is called "French Onion" or French shallot.
Billrussell42 shows the correct vegetable.
- 8 months ago
it's an onion. Venture into the vegetable isle.
- Anonymous8 months ago
It's a smaller, usually more aromatic onion. Vegetable section. Best the onions usually. If you see them though, buy echalion shallots, they're much nicer, more aromatic and flavoursome, but a bit dearer.
- Roger the MoleLv 78 months ago
You would likely get better answers if you moved this question out of the Chemistry section into
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- davidLv 78 months ago
shallot = green onions
... in the vegetable section
- audreyLv 78 months ago
It's like a green onion. Delicious and available in some stores in the produce section..
- billrussell42Lv 78 months ago
it's related to garlic and looks like that, but more of a tan color.
Where in the store? varies with store. Look near the garlic.