Why? Because you can! And pickle, and jam, or otherwise celebrate the resurgence of the domestic arts our forebears held so dear. Put on your best apron and step into our kitchen, won't you?
This gorgeous, traditional kimchi is a stunningly pretty appetizer with fantastic flavor. My recipe deviates from the traditional by doing a short fermentation in porridge. Leftover porridge can be used for cabbage kimchi or flavoring other meals