Tag: cucumbers

Scandinavian Pickled Cucumbers

Scandinavian Pickled Cucumbers

More than 1,000 years ago the Vikings were preserving fish (pre-refrigeration) with some combination of salt and vinegar. Modern-day Danes continue to do the same. Today, Pickling is still considered a cornerstone of traditional Danish food. From fish to cucumbers, people in Denmark pickle just about […]

Din Tai Fung Style Chilled Cucumber Salad

Din Tai Fung Style Chilled Cucumber Salad

My family and I are obsessed with Din Tai Fung, a famous Taiwanese restaurant with at Santa Clara outpost that we frequent.  My husband is the only one of us who has been to Taiwan, which is partly how this obsession began. Once a restaurant […]

What The Heck Is A Spiralizer?

What The Heck Is A Spiralizer?

[KGVID]https://www.simmerandsauce.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/IMG_9588.mov[/KGVID] A spiralizer is a kitchen gadget I recently purchased at Sur La Table.  I will confess that it was a last minute purchase of a strategically-placed item near the check-out line.  I didn’t need a spiralizer, there was no spiralizer when I was in […]