Frequently Asked Questions
By placing a towel around the Pickl-It container, the UV light is blocked from entering through the clear glass. UV light kills lactic-acid bacteria which is essential to the fermentation process.
Please do not cover the airlock, as that will hinder the escape of oxygen and excess carbon dioxide, from the Pickl-It container.
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Fermented fruits – chutneys, for example – are more delicate, and should be eaten within three months of lacto-fermentation.
—Delicate Fermented Fruits
I make old-fashioned pickles, the same way my mother did. I’m even using her old crocks. A friend, who doesn’t even like to cook, like I do, showed me your Pickl-It. At first, I thought it was for only beginners, and had nothing to offer me. But she’d made pickled broccoli, green beans, and I guess even some pepper mash that you told her about. I tried some of it, and it had a nice, clean, fresh taste. Where can I order a Pickl-It for myself?