Cabbage is a must have when making sauerkraut, but what other vegetables or spices work? Ensure delicious sauerkraut with these suggestions.
Here is everything you need to know about your fermentation pantry staples. I tested various recipes and made the mistakes so you don’t have to. Discover the best salt for fermentation, vegetables that work well in sauerkraut—and those that don’t—and whether or not to use fermentation starters.
If you are ready to delve into making kimchi, get the necessary details on what you need to stock your kimchi pantry with.
Kimchi Ingredients: Red pepper paste, rice flour porridge, Napa cabbage. Pantry staples for making kimchi explained with tips & substitutions.
Fish sauce is a key ingredient in most kimchi. Find the best fish sauce that won’t taste fishy and will add an umami richness to your kimchi.
Why a starter culture, whey, vinegar, celery juice or leftover brine is not necessary to safely ferment sauerkraut or vegetables. What happens if used?
Need help selecting the best salt for sauerkraut? Which inexpensive salts work. How mineral-rich salts take fermentation to the next level. BONUS: PDF Guide