Frequently Asked Questions
|The airlock’s snap-on plastic cover has 8 small air holes drilled around its perimeter, through which O and CO2 escape. After filling the airlock with approximately 1 1/2 T of water, and then dropping in the center valve, please snap on the airlock’s plastic cover- it plays an important role in the airlock’s functioning – the airlock allows oxygen and excess carbon dioxide a way to escape, as well as keeping oxygen out of the Pickl-it.|
Did you know...
N.Y. Mets rookie pitcher Nolan Ryan uses pickle brine to toughen a tender middle finger on his pitching hand; his fast ball is described as faster than Bob Feller’s; predicted to be the next Sandy Koufax
—1968 Life Magazine
You know you talk about fermenting too much when…
Your three-year-old is observed pushing his bath toys under the water while saying, “You must go under the brine to ferment. Then I will have sauerkraut toys.”
—- Holly G., Ohio