Question: What are ‘Live’ pickles?
Answer: Live pickles are raw foods that have been preserved with a salty agent and are un-pasteurized.
What kind of pickles are the best for my health?
Pickles are an important part of a healthy diet as the enzymes in pickles regulate the chemical activities in our bodies. Pickles also contain good bacteria acidophilus which nourish our intestinal flora and they are necessary for the breakdown, digestion and assimilation of carbohydrates, proteins and fats.
Your typical dill pickle from the grocery store doesn't work because it is make with sugar and vinegar – you can however, sometimes find good quality pickles in your natural food store.
When in doubt, make your own! pickles are easy to make and so good for you!