What do you pickle in the middle of winter? I want something fresh and bright, but not if the produce is shipped from 5000 miles away. Inspiration came in a bottle of home-brewed stout combined with onions, vinegar and spices. Viola. Winter pickles.
Preserving root vegetables is a great way to enrich them with a variety of delicious and seasonal flavors. The earthiness of curry goes well with any pickled root vegetable and it somehow seemed fitting for autumn