November 14, 2013

National Pickle Day

"I don’t want a pickle, just want a ride on my motorsikle.” - Arlo Guthrie

It's National Pickle Day!

Want to be gorgeous? Eat pickles. According to Cleopatra, her pickle-filled diet was the reason for her good looks.

Want to cure your hangover? Many countries actually believe drinking pickle juice brine will do just that!

Want to conquer the world and feel super healthy while you're doing it? Napoleon Bonaparte loved pickles and had his troops eat them, too.

And now you're all the more handsome, sober, and strong, wiser foodies!

How will you celebrate today? With some relish on a hot dog, fish dredged through tartar sauce, with fried pickles, or a pickleback (whiskey with a pickle juice chaser)? Maybe with sauerkraut or pickled green beans, pearl onions, cauliflower, beets, watermelon rind, jalapenos, eggs, or even fish? Those all count, too, ya know! Anything you preserve in a mixture of vinegar does! However you eat today, have a very...

Happy National Pickle Day!