Pickled Garlic Scapes
Garlic scapes are the flower bud of the garlic plant. The bud is removed in late June to encourage the bulbs to thicken up. Scapes make a fabulous addition to a flower bouquet, and they are delicious to eat! Scapes taste just like garlic.
Pickled Romano Beans
Also known as Italian Flat bean and Italian Pole bean Green Romano beans are botanically part of Phaseolus vulgaris and a member of the Leguminosae family. A flat, snap type the Green Romano is a pole bean variety and can be green, purple or yellow depending on the specific cultivar.
Pickled Fish Peppers
The fish pepper is a pepper cultivar of the species Capsicum annuum. Originating in the Caribbean, it is believed that the fish pepper was brought to the U.S. in the 19th century, where it grew in popularity in the Mid-Atlantic (particularly in Baltimore and in Philadelphia). In these cities, the pepper became a popular ingredient in seafood, and was commonly used in many crab and oyster houses (hence the name “fish pepper”).
Pickled Serrano Peppers
The serrano pepper (Capsicum annuum) is a type of chili pepper that originated in the mountainous regions of the Mexican states of Puebla and Hidalgo. The name of the pepper is a reference to the mountains (sierras) of these regions.
Pickled Korean Radish
Korean radish. Mu or Korean radish is a variety of white radish with a firm crunchy texture. Although mu (무) is also a generic term for radishes in Korean (as daikon is a generic term for radishes in Japanese), the word is usually used in its narrow sense, referring to the Joseon radish (조선무, Joseonmu).
Pickled Green Tomatoes
The tomato (see pronunciation) is the edible, often red, fruit/berry of the plant Solanum lycopersicum, commonly known as a tomato plant. The plant belongs to the nightshade family, Solanaceae. The species originated in western South America. The Nahuatl (Aztec language) word tomatl gave rise to the Spanish word “tomate”, from which the English word tomato derived. Its use as a cultivated food may have originated with the indigenous peoples of México.