Sour or sweet? Mild or spicy? Halves, spears, or chips? And what’s the dill with all of these crazy flavors like habanero, horseradish, and even whiskey? With an endless briny bounty to choose from, pinning down your absolute favorite style might make you feel like you’re in a bit of a pickle. People love pickles so much, Luckily, we’ve scoured the web, sampled jar after jar, and narrowed it down to the 5 tasty pickle brands to satisfy any craving.
Van Holten’s Jumbo Hot Pickle-In-A-Pouch (12-Pack) Amazon.com $18.83
Whether a briny craving strikes on the walk home from work or in the middle of the night, we count on Van Holten’s Pickle-in-a-Pouch to satisfy our peskiest and most pressing pickle pangs.
Besides being super convenient for snacking on the fly, Van Holten’s Pickle-in-a-Pouch has the perfect amount of crunch to satisfy any briny craving. The Hot & Spicy Flavor is next-level satisfying if you’re a true heat-seeker!
McClure’s Garlic Dill Pickles (4-Pack)
Crisp, tangy, and bursting with garlicky-dill goodness, we think McClure’s tastes most delicious as a straightforward addition to any classic cold-cut sandwich. We love the whole garlic cloves and sprigs of dill in the zesty brine, too.
Brooklyn Brine Co. NYC Deli Pickles
Zesty, crunchy, and packed with pungent acidity, these NYC Deli Pickles from Brooklyn Brine have the perfect amount of garlic and a sweet tang thanks to apple cider vinegar. We love munching on these straight from the jar whenever a pickle craving strikes.
Chesapeakles Old Bay Pickles
Even though Epic Pickles is a Pennsylvania-based brand, its Old Bay pickles would suggest that it’s doing its brining seaside. You’ll want to serve these bad boys alongside fried fish, crab cakes, and all things seafood.
Hot Chili Spears
You may already be familiar with Gordy’s genius canned pickle brines by this point, but we wholeheartedly recommend these Hot Chili Spears for your next fix. The chili peppers in this brine will sneak up on you toward the end of each bite, and we guarantee you won’t be able to have just one.
I’d like to hear from you: Which pickle brand are you going to try first? Do you want to try hot chill spears first before you move Brooklyn Brine? Or maybe you’re ready to dive on Van Holten’s. Either way, let me know by leaving a quick comment below right now.