Don't get me wrong, I love a good dill pickle like the next person but where did this new obsession come from to put it in everything?

If you follow cooking pages on your Facebook page you've probably been inundated with a variety of new pickle recipes ranging from dill pickle cheesecake to dill pickle milkshakes. My first response to these is "yuck!"

Her are the top pickle recipes that have made me scratch my head.

  • Pickle Cheesecake made with a crushed pretzel crust and layers of sliced pickles and cream cheese
  • Dill Pickle Sorbet made with dill pickle juice, simple syrup, fresh dill and rice vinegar
  • Chocolate dipped pickle slices
  • Pickle back jello shots - a hollowed out pickle with pickle juice jello and vodka

Five years ago, if you Googled pickle recipes all you'd find was a ton of pickling recipes. Now, you can find recipes for everything a pregnant woman could dream of. What's your pickle dream? is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.