pickling

Smokin’ Hot Pickled Okra

Ingredients: 3 1/2 lb medium sized okra 3 cups water 2 1/2 cups white vinegar 1/2 cup apple cider vinegar 1/4 cup pickling salt 2/3 cup minced dill 6 large cloves garlic 6 teaspoons chipotle flakes 3 teaspoons yellow mustard seeds 1 1/2 teaspoons celery seed Directions: Bring the water, […]

Hot Slice (of Pickle)

Ingredients: 4 lb pickling cucumbers, sliced 3 cups water 2 cups white vinegar 3/4 cup apple cider vinegar 1/4 cup pickling salt 6 teaspoons peppercorns 6 dried pili pili peppers 3 teaspoons crushed red pepper 3 teaspoons yellow mustard seeds 1 1/2 teaspoon caraway seeds 3 cloves garlic, minced 2 […]

Triple Dill Pickles

Ingredients: 4 lb pickling cucumbers, quartered length-wise 3 cups water 2 3/4 cups white vinegar 1/4 cup pickling salt 6 teaspoons yellow mustard seed 6 tablespoons dill seed 3 teaspoons dillweed 6 bay leaves 6 cloves garlic 1/2 cup minced dill Directions: Bring the water, vinegar and salt to a […]

Zydeco Beans

Ingredients: 3 lb French green beans, ends trimmed (also called haricots verts) 3 cups water 3 cups white vinegar 1/3 cup pickling salt 1/2 cup minced fresh dill 1 head garlic, peeled 1 1/2 tablespoons yellow mustard seeds 1 1/2 tablespoons dill seed 1 tablespoon red chile flakes 1/2 teaspoon […]

Savory Pickled Beets

Ingredients: 3 lbs peeled, cooked beets cut into 1/4 inch slices 3 teaspoons yellow mustard seeds 2 teaspoons dill seed 2 teaspoons peppercorns 1 1/2 teaspoon coriander seeds 1 teaspoon salt 3 bay leaves 1 1/2 cups white vinegar 2 cups water 1/2 cup apple cider vinegar 1 onion, sliced […]

Dill (Refrigerator) Pickles

Ingredients 1 1/2 lb small pickling cucumbers (like Kirby), cut in half lengthwise 2 cups white distilled vinegar 2 cups cold water 4 cloves garlic, sliced 3 tablespoons kosher salt 1 tablespoon dill seed* 1 tablespoon mustard seed* 1 teaspoon red-pepper flakes 1/2 teaspoon celery seed fresh dill Directions: Evenly […]