Pickle Log: Pickled beets with juniper and allspice  March 5

Making pickled beets with juniper and allspice

When I’m in the kitchen, I’m always thinking ‘next time I should…’ and ‘last time I wish I had…’

My last experiment with pickled beets was a dud, yielding a quart of almost inedibly crunchy alizarin cellulose, though to my defense, what I’d tried had worked fine with carrots, and I now respect the differences between the two vegetables. For this batch of beets, I tried several (though maybe too many) things differently: (more…)

Posted by Eric on March 5, 2014