Gherkins are pickled cucumbers. You can find plain, sweet and dill varieties of gherkins. A gherkin's flavor depends on how the cucumber was pickled and seasoned. More »

Food Network has simple and easy-to-follow recipes from two of its shows. Both Emeril Lagasse and The Kitchen's recipes use beets, but Emeril Lagasse's is a more sophisticated take on the dish. More »

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A basic recipe for pickled eggs includes hard boiled, peeled eggs and a pickling solution that can vary from spicy to sweet and sour to dill flavored. Vinegar, salt and sugar are common ingredients in the pickling soluti... More »

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Some examples of exotic fruits include rambutans, durians, ackees, African cucumbers and chayotes. These fruits come from regions like Malaysia, Southeast Asia, Thailand, South Africa and India. More »

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Some of the best non-starchy vegetables for people on a diet include peppers, carrots, leeks, onions, mushrooms, cucumbers, beets, artichokes, bean sprouts, asparagus and okra. Fresh vegetables are always better than can... More »

Pickles are cucumbers that have been pickled in vinegar or brine. The act of pickling cucumbers has been performed since antiquity. A specific type of cucumber that is short and light is planted for pickling. More »

Some examples of fruits and vegetables that grow on vines include beans, tomatoes, watermelons, cucumbers and grapes. A vine is basically any plant that grows and extends through the use of runners. More »