Well, today is the day! It's now been 4 weeks since I put up my second attempt at these. If you missed the earlier posts, you can click here, or read about our 2 week taste test here (likes will open new tabs). Since the recipe I got from my friend said 2 - 4 … Continue reading Fermented vegetable sauerkraut, take two: four week taste test
Traditionally, bigos - otherwise known as Hunter's Stew - is made with game meat and a whole lot of ingredients I don't typically have on hand. I just used what I had! Maybe I should call it Non-Hunter's Stew? 😀 This is my version of Poland's national dish! I made this yesterday evening, for today's … Continue reading Bigos – Re-Farmer Style!
Today, we got out one of my jars of probiotic fermented vegetable sauerkraut for a taste test! Before I get into that, though, if you haven't seen my earlier posts, you may want to visit the links below, first (they will open in new tabs, so you won't lose this post!). Take One (includes recipe)The … Continue reading Fermented vegetables, take two: two week fermentation taste test
Well, it's done for now! My second attempt at making a probiotic fermented vegetable type of sauerkraut. Click here to read about the first attempt, and step-by-step. And here, so see how it failed, and my thoughts on why. 😦 With that as a learning experience, I made a few changes this time. One of … Continue reading Take two: fermented vegetables
I'm a bit behind on this, as the last surviving jar of sauerkraut was ready almost 2 weeks ago. This sauerkraut is from a very basic, small batch recipe. You can check out the making of it in this step-by-step post. (link will open in a new tab) After what happened with the other jars, … Continue reading Making Sauerkraut – the finished product
I've posted about our first time tries at making several fermented products. There was the mead, small batches of plain sauerkraut and a probiotic sauerkraut/fermented vegetables version. Plus, there was the crabapple cider vinegar I posted progress on recently. (all of these links will open in new tabs) The jars of sauerkraut and cider are … Continue reading Fail, times three!
The following is based on the recipe for sauerkraut that I got from my friend who, in turn, modified it from a recipe she found through Dr. Mercola. As with the sauerkraut I wrote about yesterday, this is something I've never made before, so it's a total experiment. Here are the ingredients. The recipe I … Continue reading Step-by-step: making fermented vegetables