Gherkins (baby cucumber)
Other pickled vegetables from Vietnam Tropfin (Thailand) Co. Ltd is actively trading gherkins (or pickled baby cucumbers) in glass jars from North Vietnam. Please find underneath some information about the crop and about gherkin recipes.
Crops There are basically two crops per year as follows:
Orders can best be placed at least two months in advance of the crop, especially in case special caps and glass sizes are needed.
Recipes Gherkins are preserved in acid (acetic acid or vinegar). Apart from salt, sugar and water, spices are added for a distinctive taste and smell. Also special flavours can be added on customer demand. Spices used are