Frequently Asked Questions
During the first week of fermentation, if you open the Pickl-It to scoop away foam – especially during fermenting of cucumbers – your pickles will not be ruined.
Once you refasten the Pickl-It lid, the carbon dioxide builds up again, fairly quickly, pushing the oxygen up-and-out the airlock.
Did you know...
Hops and honey was originally used in the making of mead (or, Sima which is the Finnish version), a lightly-fermented, slightly-alcoholic season beverage. As honey became more expensive, white and brown sugars were substituted. Using hops and honey is worth every effort, creating a taste of tradition.
—Traditional Fermented Honey Mead
By the way, the sauerkraut ferm juice is magnificent. You are a rock star!!!!!
—Chuck P, Florida