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...
Metchnikoff, 1907, “The Prolongation of Life“ credited soured Bulgarian milk with helping peasants to live longer lives, by eliminating putrefactive bacteria from the gastro-intestinal tract. Key? Lactobacillus bulgaricus! Naturally-occurring “probiotic!”
—Metchnikoff and Bulgarian Peasants, 1907
I love Pickl-It, all my probiotics are made at home in my Pickl-It. My favorite is pickled carrots.
—Mark - Bozeman, MT