Essential pantry staples to always have on hand
Last updated 2/2/2021 at 3:45pm
(Family Features) Keeping a well-stocked pantry ensures you can pull together a quality meal on a moment's notice or when unexpected circumstances keep you from making it to the store. In many homes, the pantry is filled with mismatched odds and ends that may not fit together, but you can shop smart to gather basic ingredients you need for a wide range of recipes.
Spices: A robust spice rack lets you customize all the other ingredients for dishes as simple or complex as you like. As you're building a spice collection, start with basics like salt, pepper and garlic powder. Also add some of y...