Natural Cold Storage: Fresh Food in Winter

Be more self-reliant by using natural cold storage and enjoying fresh food in winter.

Root Cellar
Trim back the tops and knock the dirt off of freshly harvested leeks, and then pack as many as you can fit into large pots, repacking the soil around the roots as you fill the pots. Water thoroughly, le drain and store in the cold-and-moist section of your root cellar.
Photo courtesy David Cavagnaro