Types of Salt

  1. Table Salt
  2. Sea Salt
    Also known as Sal del Mar (Spanish), Sel de Mer, Sale Marino in different languages. Many different variations: Anglesey, Sicilian, Trapani, Maldon, Celtic
  3. Fleur de Sel
  4. Alaea (Hawaiian)
  5. Himalayan pink salt (Pakistan; Khewra Salt Mine)
  6. Gray Sea Salt/Sel Gris
  7. Shio Salt
  8. Red Salt
  9. Black Salt
    Black lava salt or Kala Namak
  10. Jukyemon
  11. Sal de Tavira
  12. Sel de Guérande
  13. Characteristics of Salt:
    Flaked (seafood), smoked (e.x. Alder Wood Smoked Salt), Kosher (curing meat)
  14. Organic Salt
    Labels that make it organic: Nature et Progrès (France), BioGro (New Zealand), Soil Association Certification (Wales)