What Foods Go Well With Pickles?
There are lots of foods that go well with pickles. You can enjoy them plain, in a salad, on sandwiches, or even on top of pizzas. You can also mix pickles with mayonnaise and spread them on bread. You can spread mustard on bread and add sliced pickles or stuffed pickles inside hot dogs.
Some of the other options are listed below as a side food for pickles:
1. Sandwich Star
Pickles are great additions to sandwiches. You can add them to burgers, hotdogs, tacos, wraps, salads, etc. There are tons of options out there, so try experimenting with different types of pickles until you find the ones that work best for you.
2. Eastern Influences
Pickles are a common food item in Asia. People eat them as snacks, appetizers, side dishes, and even desserts. There are many types of pickles, but the two main ones are dill pickles and fermented vegetables.
Dill pickles are made using fresh dill leaves and salt. Fermented vegetables are usually made using cabbage, radish, carrot, cauliflower, etc. These pickles are very healthy and delicious.
3. Scandinavian Stalwart
Pickled herring is a classic staple in Scandinavian and Northern European cuisines. It’s served alongside potatoes, onions, apples, and beets, and topped with dill. The combination of dill pickle and herring is a tradition that dates back centuries.
Dill pickles are a great accompaniment to any meal. They add a tangy flavor to foods, especially those containing fatty meat patty. Dill pickles are also delicious on meat sandwiches, burgers, salads, and wraps. You can eat them straight out of the jar, or serve them with food.
4. Paté Boost
Pickles are great additions to any meal. They add flavor and texture without adding calories. You can serve bowls of pickles with almost anything. Try serving them with smoked fish pâté, like salmon or trout. Or try serving them with fine liver pates, like duck liver pâté or goose liver pâté.
5. Dill Pickle Hamburger Pizza
This recipe combines two of my favorite foods – hamburgers and sour pickles. Dill pickle juice adds a tangy flavor to the burger, making it taste extra delicious.
You’ll never guess what else goes great with burgers. Dilly pickles. You can serve this tasty treat at any party or family gathering. Just add a slice of cheese and a side salad, and you’re done.
6. Bacon Cheeseburger Tater Tot Bake
Your kids might not eat pickle sandwiches every day, but if you give them a tasty treat like this Bacon Cheeseburger Tater Tot Casserole, they’ll definitely appreciate it.
You can serve it at dinner parties, potlucks, picnics, and family gatherings. It’s great for entertaining guests, especially since it only takes 30 minutes to prepare.
7. Dilly Potato & Egg Salad
This recipe combines three of my favorite foods – pickles, eggs, and potatoes. Everyone loves potato salads, but most of them are loaded with mayonnaise.
This version uses only vinegar and oil, making it healthier and tastier. You’ll find that this dish tastes great at room temperature, so you can serve it any time of day.
8. Pastrami Roll-Ups
These tasty bites are made using store-bought pastrami slices and a jar of sweet pickle slices. You’ll find that they taste amazing straight out of the fridge, but if you prefer them warmed through, simply heat them in the oven for 5 minutes.
9. South Liberty Hall Relish
This South Liberty Hall relish is made with pickled cucumbers, onions, celery, mustard seeds, salt, sugar, vinegar, garlic powder, cayenne pepper, paprika, and chili powder. It’s great served alongside burgers, hot dogs, brats, chicken sandwiches, and anything else that needs a little kick.
10. Judy’s Macaroni Salad
This classic macaroni salad is great for picnics, potlucks, tailgates, barbecues, and any outdoor gathering where you’d like to serve a delicious dish that everyone loves. Judy’s version uses pickle flavor cucumbers instead of traditional dill pickles, making it extra special.
Pickled cucumbers add a tangy kick to this classic pasta salad. You’ll find them at most grocery stores, usually near the refrigerated section. Just look for jars with small amounts of vinegar and water mixed with sugar and salt.
11. Dilly Beef Sandwiches
This pickle beef sandwich is delicious and super simple to make. You’ll love it if you’re looking for a quick meal that everyone loves.