Pickle

Pickling, also known as brining or corning, is the process of preserving food by anaerobic fermentation in brine to produce lactic acid, or marinating and storing it in an acid solution, usually vinegar (acetic acid). The resulting food is called a pickle. This procedure gives the food a salty or sour taste. In South Asia, edible oils are used as the pickling medium with vinegar

Aam Ka Achar – Mango Pickle

Learn how to make Aam ka Achaar using our easy to make homemade mango pickle recipe. Aam ka Achaar tastes great with both rice as well as Parathas, and there are countless versions of mango pickle in India with each region having its own host of recipes. This one is from the Northern state of Uttar Pradesh and is often eaten with stuffed parathas (Indian bread) and yoghurt.

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Acar – Acar Awak – Spicy Mixed Vegetable Pickle

Acar is a type of pickling made in Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore. It is made from different vegetables such as yardlong beans, carrots and cabbage which are pickled in vinegar and dried chillies. The vegetables are then tossed in ground peanuts.

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Agurk Salat – Danish Pickled Cucumber Salad

These pickles are served as side dish on a lot of Danish lunch dishes and as topping on smørrebrød.

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Amba – Mango Pickle

A tangy mango pickle condiment popular in Middle Eastern cuisine. Use as a condiment for felafel, shawarma, poultry, fish or meat, a cheese sandwich or a lunch of strained Greek yoghurt and crisp flatbread.

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Atchara – Pickled Green Papaya

Atchara is a Filipino recipe of pickled green papaya – Achara is the Philippine contribution to the world of Asian pickles. There are many versions, and virtually any vegetable can be used for making achara. Any mention of achara, though, will most likely evoke thoughts of this type of achara, which uses green papaya.

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Beni Shōga – Japanese Red Pickled Ginger

Ginger is an important Asian food, prized for its many culinary, medicinal and health benefits. That fact, along with the love of anything pickled, naturally led to beni shoga or the red pickled ginger slivers served on many Japanese dishes from okonomiyaki to yaki soba.

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Giardiniera – Italian Pickled Vegetables

Giardiniera is an Italian or Italian-American relish of pickled vegetables in vinegar or oil.

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Kimchi

Kimchi, also spelled gimchi, kimchee, or kim chee, is a traditional fermented Korean dish made of vegetables with a variety of seasonings. There are hundreds of varieties of kimchi made with a main vegetable ingredient such as napa cabbage, radish, spring onion, or cucumber. Kimchi is also a main ingredient for many Korean dishes such as kimchi stew (김치찌개; kimchi jjigae), kimchi soup (김칫국; kimchiguk), and kimchi fried rice (김치볶음밥; kimchi bokkeumbap).

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Lemon Pickle

Authentic Lemon Pickle is one spicy tangy pickle that is usually served with curd rice in south India. Lemon is one of the popular fruits used for making pickle and keeping the digestive system healthy.

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Neon Green Relish for Chicago Style Hot Dogs

An important ingredient in the making of a Chicago-style Hot Dog is the neon green pickle relish. And if you live outside of Chicago it’s very hard to get hold of – so we have a recipe to make it yourself at home.

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Pickled Beetroot and Broccoli Stems

Add colour and texture to your next cold meat dish with a bowl of homemade pickled Beetroot and Broccoli Stems on the side. A very easy pickle to make with simple ingredients

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Pickled Eggs and Beetroot

A Pennsylvania Dutch recipe consisting of pickled eggs with beetroot and onion rings. These eggs should be allowed to sit for 48 hours or more for maximum flavour. Serve as a salad or side dish.

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Pickled Jalapeños

Pickled jalapeños can be explosively hot, but they’re easy to make in a home. The jalapeños make a delicious garnish for hamburgers, nachos, salads, hotdogs, and fajitas – plus they are an absolute necessity for all things Mexican, most especially nachos.

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Pickled Red Onions

This is a quick and easy way to make fully flavoured pickled red onions. They go really well on burgers or tacos, on crackers with cheese as a snack, or just drain and eat them straight from the jar.

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Sauerkraut

To make your own sauerkraut you will rely on the bacteria found on the cabbage leaves. The salt draws out the water and kills off the spoilage bacteria.

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Suan Cai – Chinese Sauerkraut

Suan cai (also called suan tsai and Chinese sauerkraut) is a traditional Chinese pickled Chinese cabbage, used for a variety of purposes. Suan cai is similar to a fermented-cabbage dish, sauerkraut, which is common in the cuisines of Central and Eastern Europe.

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Torshi Liteh – Eggplant and Herb Pickle

Torshi liteh is made with eggplants and herbs (parsley, coriander, mint, tarragon, basil). Eggplants are baked in the oven, put in a glass jar with herbs and vinegar, and stored in a cool, dry place for two to three months.

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Tsarska Turshiya – Pickled Mixed Vegetables

Made with cauliflower, red capsicums, carrots, and celery. The vegetables are mixed with some salt and sugar and left overnight. The next day the juice is mixed with vinegar and boiled for several minutes. The vegetables are put in glass jars and pressed down with cherry twigs and a round river stone, then the jars are filled with the cooled pickle marinade.

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