Stock Photo: Jars of Brooklyn Brine pickles for sale on the Lower East Side in New York on Sunday, October 4, 2009 during the Ninth Annual New York City International Pickle Day. Purveyors of pickles paraded their products to crowds of pickle lovers. The festival features traditional and non-traditional pickling from vendors who offered everything old-fashioned Jewish style half-sours to Korean kim-chi. (© Richard B. Levine)