Preserved lemons are the darlings of citrus season. They're the perfect counterpoint to a dreary winter's day, adding bright flavors to slow cooked dishes like beans & grains, braised meats, salads & sweets. And they're fabulous in a martini.
These long, brown, starchy-looking vegetable logs boil up beautifully in soup (pickled or raw) and it’s terrific in any kind of stir fried or boiled rice dish. As a pickle, it fully stands up on its own.
If you’re looking for a quick and easy fermented side dish, then give this sweet, tangy and spicy Napa cabbage salad a try. Once the Napa cabbage and carrots have fermented for a month, this recipe only takes a few minutes to prepare.