In Our Barrels

What is fermenting in our barrels changes with seasonal and culinary inspiration. (See “When in a pickling pickle, how D.C. food businesses get around shortages” and “The Deal with Dills in Winter“.)



  • Half Sours
  • District Dills
  • Kicky Koshers
  • Crispy Koshers
  • Honey Habaneros

Number 1 Sons Honey Habaneros

  • Horse Fire Pickles (made with horseradish + fermented chilis in the brine)
  • Super Sours
  • Gin Spears (not fermented – made with One Eight Distillery’s gin botanicals
  • Blonde Mary Pickles

Number 1 Sons Pickles


  • Stinkin’ Rye Kraut
  • Clean Kraut
  • Acapulco Kraut
  • Garlic Dill Kraut
  • Spring Ramp Kraut
  • Firecracker Kraut
  • ​Rippin Rose-tido

Number 1 Sons Kicky Kimchi


  • Sons Kimchi
  • Summer White Kimchi
  • Kale-chi
  • Kimchi BBQ Beans

Number 1 Sons Summer White Kimchi


  • Salsa So Verde
  • Chiracha Sauce
  • Asparagus
  • Masala Cider Beets (made with apple cider vinegar)
  • Golden Galangal Beets
  • Dilly Beans
  • Calico Beans
  • El Dorado Beans
  • Baby Green Sours (baby green tomatoes fermented w/carrots, purple + white onions)
  • Super Sour Green Beans
  • Dilly Daikon
  • Sushi Bar Daikon
  • Pickled Garlic
  • Hot Hearts

Number 1 Sons Hot Hearts

  • Gorlami Radish
  • Silly Dilly Radish
  • Kkakdugi Radish
  • Black Horse Radish
  • Verde Haze Radish
  • Winter Watermelon Radish
  • Bazaar Radish
  • Royal Radish
  • Okra
  • Baby Sour Green Tomatoes

Number 1 Sons Baby Sour Green Tomatoes

  • Sauer-Rabi Kohlrabi
  • Soy Daikon Chayote
  • Ginger Giardiniera
  • Chili Bears: Jamaican Hot Chocolate, Havana Banana, Roasted Red, Baltimore Fish, Electric Hellfire, Goblin Girl, Swine Sauce, Carolina Reaper, Rico Suave, Cherry Molotov, Son of a Reaper, Paul’s Garden, Sun Fire, Local #1, Ginger Feer, Test Sauce 19
  • Kicky Sauce Hot Relish

Number 1 Sons Chile Bears


  • Four Teas (Original)
  • Spicy Ginger Flower
  • Beet
  • Lavender Mint

All of our products are fermented except our Masala Cider Beets and Gin Spears (and the seeds) (and the t-shirts).



We also have t-shirts at some of our markets (our t-shirts are not fermented).
– Let’s Talk Kimchi
– District Dills
– Kicky Koshers
Number 1 Sons T Shirts

More Pickle Stuff

For pickle games, ornaments, tape, pens, board games, books, and more, see Pickle Stuff at hobnob.

Naturally probiotic. Always delicious.