Everyone knows the idiom, you are what you eat. If this is true, do we know who we are? Increasingly people are trying their hand at the old foodways. We are preserving: Food, culture, community, ourselves.
Red cabbage and carrots combine to produce a sauerkraut that positively glows a rich magenta color. Dill and carrots are related, so their flavors are complementary. Similarly, mustard is related to cabbage, so their flavors are in harmony.
Cabbage is your friend! Whether you're working with the Western globes in green or red, or crisp heads of napa cabbage, a little salt, time and patience can turn it into a traditional condiment with a global footprint.