If You Love Giardiniera, You Must Read ThisWhen it comes to food, Chicago has its traditions.
Giardiniera In Chicago“First you have to tell me what giardiniera is,” my coworker told me when I offered her a bottle of the spicy, pickled celery/carrot/cauliflower/pepper mix packed in oil. “If it isn't related to giardia [a small-intestine infection caused by a parasite], I will take a bottle.” She wasn’t the only person I talked to who had never heard of the condiment. Outside of Chicago, it’s hard to find...

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