POPSUGAR Food What Is This What Is This? by Food 5/27/07 0 Shares Like us on Facebook Think you know what this is? To find out, just It's a Japanese pickle (tsukemono) press! Season your veggies and use the pickle press to squeeze out excess liquids. 3.3 liter capacity is available for $29.50. Source: Kitchen Contraptions Read More What Is This Get inspired with our daily newsletter Tech Vegetarian Home DIY Love and Sex Food Sign up with By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. SU3 7 years Had no idea. I actually thought it was some kind of mixer... or something. :? crispet1 8 years I knew it had something to do with squeezing out liquids! CestLaVie 8 years No idea, I thought it would have a multiple choice option! ktownpolarbear 8 years my mom has one to make tart/sour pickle. Shibi 8 years My grandmothers on both sides had these -- it's to make pickled things like cucumbers, or Koko. i-heart-monster 8 years Why do you need to press pickles? saffy1227 8 years cool but i was clueless Beautifulbarbie 8 years I had no idea. cocca 8 years Japanese people always comes up with good inventions! hahahah pinupsweetheart 8 years HAHAHA! I didn't think it pressed anything! Phylomina 8 years I actually thought it was a tofu press! Ha ha ha! celebrity_soup 8 years haha coooool. I thought it was those fancy veggie shredders. I have one that looks just like that! ...almost just like that, since it isn't one! :P scratch5 8 years never would have guessed that - but it is so cute. I love japanese pickled veggies - obiyashi - not sure how to spell it, but I sure do love to eat them!!! figurine 8 years Hah! I kind of guessed that actually, no idea why.