Pickle Watch

Cucumbers

 

Name: dill gerkins. pickled   Overall rating: 2½/5
Brand: PODRAVKA      
Company: PODRAVKA   Country: Croatia
  Sourness Saltiness Sweetness Crispiness Appearance
  3/5 1½/5 3/5 Rusty lid
Flavours: Dill.
Ingredients: Gerkins (55.2%), Water, Vinegar, Salt, Sugar, Dill, Mustard seed, Flavour. 
Date reviewed: 2018        

 

 

Name: Baby Dill Pickles
[Ogóreczki Konserwowe]
  Overall rating: 2/5
Brand: AGROSIK      
Company: A-grosik   Country: Poland
  Sourness Saltiness Sweetness Crispiness Appearance
  1½/5 ½/5 3½/5 1½/5 3/5
Flavours: Dill (mild).
Ingredients: Cucumbers (53%), Water, Vinegar, Sugar, Salt, Dill, Garlic, Mustard seeds, Spices. 
Date reviewed: 2018        

 

 

Name: PICKLED Mikti (wild cucumbers)   Overall rating: ~4/5
Brand: Cortas      
Company: Cortas Canning & Refrigerating   Country: Lebanon
  Sourness Saltiness Sweetness Crispiness Appearance
  3/5 4/5 1/5 4/5 2/5
Flavours: Pepper.
Ingredients: Wild cucumbers (mikti), water, salt, vinegar, green pepper, garlic. 
Date reviewed: 2018        

 

 

Name: Pickled Gherkins
[Salatalık Turşusu]
  Overall rating: 3½/5
Brand: Tamtad      
Company: Tamtad Konservecilik Sanayi ve Ticaret   Country: Turkey
  Sourness Saltiness Sweetness Crispiness Appearance
  4/5 3½/5 1½/5 3½/5 3/5
Flavours: Mustard.
Ingredients: Gherkins, water, salt, vinegar, acidity corrector E330, reinforcing agent of taste E509, preservative E211 and E202, flavoring substanca [sic] (dill, garlic). 
Date reviewed: 2018        

 

Olives

 

Name: GREEN OLIVES "Bella di Cerignola"
[OLIVE VERDI "Bella di Cerignola"]
  Overall rating: 2/5
Brand: Le Bonta' del Casale      
Company: Dispac   Country: Italy
Bitterness Sourness Saltiness Sweetness Crispiness Appearance
2/5 1/5 1/5 0/5 1½/5 5/5
Flavours:
Ingredients: Olives, water, salt, acidity regulator (lactic acid), antioxidant (l-ascorbic acid). 
Date reviewed: 2018        

 

Name: Large Kalamata Olives   Overall rating: 3/5
Brand: Lyttos      
Company: Aldi Stores   Country: Greece
Bitterness Sourness Saltiness Sweetness Crispiness Appearance
3/5 1/5 4½/5 0/5 2½/5 3½/5
Flavours:
Ingredients: Kalamata olives (60%), water, salt, red wine vinegar, vegetable oil, acidity regulator (270). 
Date reviewed: 2019        

 

Sauerkraut

 

Name: Polish Sauerkraut   Overall rating: 2/5
Brand: Deli originals      
Company: Aldi Stores   Country: Poland
  Sourness Saltiness Sweetness Crispiness Appearance
  1½/5 1½/5 2/5 1½/5
Flavours:
Ingredients: Sauerkraut (65%) [White cabbage, Salt], Water, Salt, Acidity regulator. 
Date reviewed 2018        

 

 

Name: Red Cabbage with apple
[Chou rouge aux pommes]
  Overall rating: 2/5
Brand: Hengstenberg      
Company: Hengstenberg   Country: Germany
 Bitterness Sourness Saltiness Sweetness Crispiness Appearance
1½/5 1/5 1/5 4½/5 1½/5 5/5
Flavours:
Ingredients: Red cabbage, 8% apple juice from apple juice concentrate, sugar, spirit vinegar, wine vinegar, 2% pieces of apple, salt, natural spice flavour, natural flavour. 
Date reviewed 2019        

 

 

Other

 

Name: Sweet Mustard Pickles   Overall rating: 4/5
Brand: Three Threes      
Company: Three Threes Condiments   Country: Australia
  Sourness Saltiness Sweetness Crispiness Appearance
  3½/5 1/5 2/5 2/5
Flavours: Onion. Mustard. Turmeric.
Ingredients: Vegetables (38%) [Onion, Cauliflower, Cucumber], Water, Malt vinegar [Barley, Wheat], (Colour 150c), Sugar, Wheat flour, Salt, Modified maize starch (1412), Mustard, Turmeric, Colour (102). 
Date reviewed 2018