Zote, the Economical Soap for Hand-Laundering Shirts

Zote soap comes in a huge, bright pink bar. It’s made in Mexico, but has been gaining popularity in the U.S. I discovered it long ago when searching for Octagon. Zote is not only mild and fresh-smelling, but is an effective stain-remover when rubbed on a wetted spot before washing. It can be grated and…