Iranian style Pickled Cauliflower

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Torshi Gol Kalam

pickled cauliflowers

Cauliflower is very nutritious being high in dietary fiber, folate, water, and vitamin C. Cauliflower is low in fat and carbohydrates.

Cauliflower contains chemicals beneficial to human health. Carotenoids and Sulforaphane which protect against cancer. Indole-3-carbinol, a chemical that enhances DNA repair and acts as an estrogen antagonist which slows the growth of cancer cells. Eating lots of cauliflower has been associated with reduced risk of aggressive prostate cancer.


Ingredients

  1. Cauliflower - 1 large head
  2. Celery leaves - 1/2 cup
  3. Peppercorns - 5
  4. Apple Cider Vinegar - 2 cups
  5. Salt - 1 teaspoon

Directions

  1. Break apart cauliflower into bite size pieces.
  2. Soak and rinse in water, then let dry.
  3. Place cauliflower in a jar.
  4. Mix salt with vinegar.
  5. Power solution into jar, to the rim and screw lid on tightly.
  6. Store jar in a cool place for 4 weeks.

Notes

  1. Server alongside most any Persian food. Pickled vegetables creates an appetite and detoxifies the blood.

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