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...
The term pickle is derived from the Dutch word pekel, meaning brine.
—The term pickle
Don’t give up on getting children to eat more lacto-fermented veggies than pickled cucumbers! Out of the mouth of my 4 1/2-year-old, Daniel, my most avid fermented food avoider, as he was eating his lunch earlier today, “Oh, bother! I forgot to have a bite of kraut!”
… and yes, I gave him some kraut as I tried to very subtly pick my jaw up off the floor …