Frequently Asked Questions
We have collected our most popular Sauerkraut articles and created a directory of links for your convenience:
Sauerkraut Blog Articles:
Not All Pickles Are Created Equal
Crispy Pickles - Grape Leaves Experiment
What's Good for the Gut Is Good for the....Complexion?
Is Sauerkraut a Wonder Food?
Great Sauerkraut Begins with the Cut
Creating Sauerkraut Thread-Cuts With a Mandolin
Sauerkraut Photo Essay
Sauerkraut Food Facts:
Sailing With Captain Cook
The Sauerkraut Book
Sauerkraut Built Great Wall of China
How Germans Acquired Sauerkraut
Cabbage + Microbes = Sauerkraut
Sauerkraut is Nutritional!
Sauerkraut Frequently Asked Questions:
Did you know...
900 AD: Western Europe, late-comers to the many medicinal and culinary uses for dill, obtain theirs from Sumatra. Centuries before, Romans considered dill to be good luck, while ancient Greeks considered it to be a sign of wealth. The word “dill” is from the Norse “dilla” which means to “sooth or lull”.
Your website is just incredible. Easy to follow and lots of info. Can’t wait to try out your Pickl-it jars. I’ve made many lactic acid pickles, always a struggle to keep air & the wrong beasties out.
—Mary C, Buena Vista, Colorado