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When a vegetable is pickled, it is put into a "brine," or salt and water solution. In North America, pickled cucumbers, tomatoes, okra and olives are the most popular. At BBQ's, pickles are great for putting on burgers or eating whole. You can also put pickle relish, or chopped pickles in a sweet sauce, on your hot dog.

  1. 1. What is a popular pickled food in America?
    1. a. Pickled eggs
    2. b. Pickled okra
    3. c. Pickled beets
  2. 2. What is relish?
    1. a. Mustard
    2. b. A sweet pickle sauce
    3. c. Pickled olives
  3. 3. What solution pickles something?
    1. a. Water
    2. b. Saline
    3. c. Brine