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30 Peculiar Pickled Innovations

From Dill-Flavored Chapsticks to Culinary Culture Shocks

— April 30, 2012 — Lifestyle
Judging from this top list of peculiar pickled innovations, you'll be surprised at how versatile vinegary preserved goods really are.

For instance, Jersey Shore's Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi has taken her love for pickles to reality TV, as her obsession is an ongoing joke with bloggers, her roommates and, well, herself. Another seemingly weird one is the blog Rawdorable's peanut butter pickle cupcakes, which are actually tastier than the title lets on.

A lot of people have a love/hate relationship with sour cucumbers, but no matter your poison, you'll be blown away by these oddities. Not all of these innovations are edible, however. From dill-flavored chapstick to fast-food footwear and video games featuring flying pickles (branded by the aforementioned Snooki's, of course), you can get your fix without the high sodium content.
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Jaw-Dropping Hefty Hamburgers
Jaw-Dropping Hefty Hamburgers
The 8-Pound StrasBurger is Available at Concessions in Washington
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Flavor-Punching Pickle Delights
Flavor-Punching Pickle Delights
Stu's Sour Spicy Garlic Pickles are Full of Heat & Goodness
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Pickled Footwear
Pickled Footwear
The Snooki Flip Flops Bear the Design of the Diva's Favorite Snack
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Pickle Punchline Tops
Pickle Punchline Tops
The 'Big Dill' T-Shirt is Cheeky and Cute
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PB and J Pop-Up Museums
PB and J Pop-Up Museums
Nutropolitan Museum of Art Displays the Culinary Craft of Condiments
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Animated Analogies
Animated Analogies
Social Media in Plain English by Common Craft
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Dill-Flavored Chapsticks
Dill-Flavored Chapsticks
Pickle Lip Balm is a Tasty Way to Keep Your Lips Hydrated
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Meaty Mind Challenges
Meaty Mind Challenges
This 3-Dimensional Hamburger Puzzle is a Tasty Toy for All Ages
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Guidofied Social Networking Games
Guidofied Social Networking Games
The Jersey Shore Facebook Game has Flying Pickles and MTV Fun
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Sassy Sashimi Accessories
Sassy Sashimi Accessories
These Sushi Boat Earrings Look Good Enough to Eat
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Exotic Astronaut Food
Exotic Astronaut Food
Space Kimchi
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Nutty Cucumber Cakes
Nutty Cucumber Cakes
Rawdorable's Peanut Butter Pickle Cupcake Requires Courage to Consume
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Cartooned Booze Packaging
Cartooned Booze Packaging
Charles S. Anderson Design Gives Brand X Liquor a Pop-Art Feel
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Tipsy Refreshing Cakes
Tipsy Refreshing Cakes
These Cucumber Martini Cupcakes Are an Oddity You'll Want to Experien
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Pickle-Toting Zoo Creatures
Pickle-Toting Zoo Creatures
The International Exotic Animal Sanctuary Encourages Cucumbers
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Seven-Patty Burgers
Seven-Patty Burgers
Japanese Burger King Offers Gigantic Windows 7 Whoppers
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Pickled Kicks
Pickled Kicks
Team Macho Creates Canned Shoe Art For SOL(e)D Fundraiser
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Million-Calorie Hamburgers
Million-Calorie Hamburgers
The World's Biggest Burger Weighs Approximately 777 Pounds
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Culinary Culture Shocks
Culinary Culture Shocks
Using the Internet to Share Unusual Regional Foods
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Pickle Juice Popsicles
Pickle Juice Popsicles
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Fast Food Training Games
Fast Food Training Games
Nintendo and McDonald's Team Up for Employee Training
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Pickled Pigs Lips and Other Edible Atrocities
Pickled Pigs Lips and Other Edible Atrocities
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Creepy Crawly Vinos
Creepy Crawly Vinos
Shocking Asian Snake Wine From Southeast Asia
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Chewy Phone Covers
Chewy Phone Covers
Banish Hunger With the Candy-Flavored Edible Gummy iPhone Case
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Stuffed Pickle Dolls
Stuffed Pickle Dolls
Monster Factory Toys
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Koolickles
Koolickles
Kool-Aid Pickles
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Luxury Hot Dogs
Luxury Hot Dogs
Miami's Franktitude Restaurant
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Funky Fast-Food Footwear
Funky Fast-Food Footwear
The Cheeseburger Vans Combine Skateboard Style with Diner Deliciousness
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Vibrant Patterned Packaging
Vibrant Patterned Packaging
Helios and Uniform Creative Vivacious Packaging for Organic Food
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Suggestive Food Photoshoots
Suggestive Food Photoshoots
The ‘Put It In Your Mouth' Series Captures Intimate Eats
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