peculiarity, and very seldom seen nowadays except for holiday dinners in private homes. It usually consists of a segmented dish (not a tray as such) containing large green and black olives
, sticks of celery
, and sometimes other fresh and preserved delicacies such as pickles
curls, cottage cheese
, etc. Very rarely includes relish
At its best in rural Pennsylvania, where under the name "sweets and sours" it includes cole slaw and jelly as well.