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21
February
2015

Can you define Pickle?

The Food Network’s definition of a pickle.

pickle
n. Food that has been preserved in a seasoned brine or vinegar mixture. Among the more popular foods used for pickling are cucumbers, pearl onions, cauliflower, baby corn, watermelon rind, pig’s feet and herring. Pickles can be sour, sweet, hot or variously flavored, such as with dill for the popular dill pickle. pickle v. To preserve food in a vinegar mixture or brine.

From The Food Lover’s Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron’s Educational Series, Inc.

Read more at: http://www.foodterms.com/encyclopedia/pickle/index.html?oc=linkback

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15
August
2014

What you should know about Pickle Licious

We specialize in pickles, of course, sold in all different sizes.

We are also famous for our homemade olive tapenade, green olives, kalamata olives, sun-dried tomato paste, marinated artichokes, and stuffed grape leaves.

We offer 7 varieties of hummus — original, horseradish, lemon garlic, kalamata, hot pepper, sweet red pepper, and sun-dried tomato.

We have created our own mixes, named after family or staff. Taylor’s Hot & Spicy Mushrooms, Alex’s Sun-Dried Olive Mix & Carol’s Lemon Zest Olive Mix.

Gift-wrapped mason jars of pickled goodies are a big hit for any occasion, be it a holiday, sporting event or just hanging with friends.

Certified Kosher (RCBC), our platters are popular as a hostess gift or for Shabbos.

There’s a real brick bar filled with all kinds of pickled goodies. Come in, check it out and do what every first-timer does — touch it and exclaim, “Wow, that’s real!”

We also carry a wide variety of Penny candy, chips, dips, grilling sauces, marinades & mustards. What better way to kick off you grilling season!

Browse the free sample table, breath in the pickle aroma and treat yourself to a pickle-on-a-stick for just $1. You’ll probably have it devoured before you leave.

Chocolate dipped pickles for just $3 are available on Fridays and Sundays. Don’t laugh, just give it a try and you`ll like it!

On Sunday we have our family day and each child gets a free pickle-on-a-stick with your purchase.

Find us at the farmers markets. You’ll never know what we’ll be pickling next!