POPSUGAR Food What Is This What Is This? by Food 5/27/07 0 Shares Like us on Facebook Sign up for our daily newsletter > Follow us on Pinterest 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 POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Get Inspired With Our Living Newsletter Personalize Love and Sex Food Home Vegetarian Tech DIY Sign up with facebook or By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. SU3 8 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.