Tag: brine

  • Dill Pickle Soup with Smoked Ham

    Dill Pickle Soup with Smoked Ham

    January 9, 2017 This Polish dill pickle soup with smoked ham is a hearty, savory, creamy, and comforting dish. A big pot of it can be on your table in only 45 minutes! It’s not very often that I get excited by soup, but here we are. I’ve wanted to make my own version of…

  • Pickles and Pickle Juice: Healthy or Horrible?

    Pickles and Pickle Juice: Healthy or Horrible?

    Written by Team Legion | not dated If you hang out in nutrition and fitness circles like I do, you’ll come across all sorts of interesting recommendations. Practically everyone has their own personal miracle drug or perfect natural supplement to make their workouts easier. One of these I keep coming across is pickle juice. People…

  • Is Pickle Juice Good for You? The idea of a sugar-free sports drink sounds great—but first, let’s look at the science.

    Is Pickle Juice Good for You? The idea of a sugar-free sports drink sounds great—but first, let’s look at the science.

    By: Sam Silverman | May 17, 2019 Pickles are a household staple and can be found in the depths of many refrigerators. The juicy spears typically accompany your burger and fries to add some salty zest to your meal. But you may have never wondered about the nutritional benefits of this crunchy snack—or the salty juice it’s…

  • 6 Health Reasons You Need to Be Drinking Pickle Juice

    6 Health Reasons You Need to Be Drinking Pickle Juice

    By: Alexa Erickson | Updated: Oct. 01, 2019 If you’re pouring your leftover pickle juice down the drain, you could be missing out on the brine’s healthy benefits—says science. Pickles and other fermented foods boast some pretty impressive health benefits. But you have to use some caution: If you have high blood pressure or are…

  • Pickle Juice: 4 Health Benefits Of Drinking The Green Juice

    Pickle Juice: 4 Health Benefits Of Drinking The Green Juice

    Apr 25, 2014 | By Sabrina Bachai Pickle juice — it’s often the forgotten counterpart when enjoying delicious pickles, and fortunately it actually does more than just add flavor to your favorite side dish. There are also many health benefits associated with the leftover juice.  According to the New York Food Museum, the history of…

  • The Biggest Treasure Hunt Of All

    The Biggest Treasure Hunt Of All

    By Sandy Eller – 5 Kislev 5780 – December 2, 2019 Ahhhh, Kosherfest. While it is no doubt a show about the business of kosher food, the fact remains that since it focuses on all things yummy, Kosherfest definitely has an element of fun and has been dubbed by some as “the biggest kiddush of…

  • Pickle juice is a big dill for athletes. Here’s why they’re chugging it

    Pickle juice is a big dill for athletes. Here’s why they’re chugging it

    By CINDY KRISCHER GOODMAN | SOUTH FLORIDA SUN SENTINEL | DEC 03, 2019 Runners at the Palm Beaches marathon next weekend will be greeted at the finish line with packets of pickle juice. St. Thomas Aquinas High School football players are handed pickle juice pouches when they come out of a game, to help them prepare to…

  • Pickle-Brined Turkey

    Pickle-Brined Turkey

    From: TODAY | Nov. 14, 2017 at 4:15 PM Cook time:4 hours | Prep time:60 minutes Change up your usual Thanksgiving turkey routine. Using pickle juice in brine adds loads of flavor and guarantees a tender and juicy turkey. Swap options: The weight of kosher salt varies by brand. If you prefer to use iodized…

  • Dill Pickle Chicken – The Easy Chicken of Summer

    Dill Pickle Chicken – The Easy Chicken of Summer

    by Kelli Foster May 1, 2019 I used to have this feeling of remorse anytime I poured perfectly good pickle juice down the drain. I knew there was something I could and should be doing with it, I just didn’t know what. Sound familiar? Well, this is it — the best ever reason to hang…