Let me start off by planting some music in your brain- you know the kind of tune that played on The Price is Right when the contestant lost and over-guessed the price of things? That whomp....whomp...whoooooomp thing? Ya, play that in your head for a few minutes.
I am obviously not going to be a kraut maker, and I'm perfectly ok with that. It was just an experiment in "Can I Do This?" anyway, and I'm not a huge kraut fan to begin with. So no tears of disappointment and fits of frustration will happen here. Just a stinky pot of "stuff" to dispose of.
As I discovered while making a wellness check, I had not a pot of kraut fermenting, but something that looked like it belongs in Alexander Fleming's lab- a pot of mold. Weird mold. Curly, bendy, ruffly moldy in colors I never knew existed, and no, I didn't take any pictures. Gross.
|Sir Alexander Fleming, playing with nasty and|
disgusting stuff in his lab. Photo courtesy of
Out the back door and off to the compost pile with that nonsense. And now........off to the farm for some vegetables I actually know what to do with!!