Sea salt is formed from the natural evaporation of ocean
water, harvested in man-made pools near a protected shoreline.
It is 98% sodium chloride, compared to table salt's 99.9%
purity. It is also considered Kosher, it has been approved
by rabbis for use in the Jewish community.
It is considered to be much more flavorful and not quite
as "salty"than table salt. Chefs will use sea salt
or kosher salt as a crust for baked potatoes or in French
Sea salt is also used in the cosmetics industry as a natural
exfoliant or scrub. Natural sea salt crystals may form the
base for deodorants or antiperspirants. Many bath salt mixtures
contain generous amounts of natural sea salt.
online store offers many varieties of Sea Salt. Simply stroll
Sea Salts Aisle to view your selections.
See also: Himalayan Salt and Fleur de Sel.