Quick Pickles

Quick Pickles

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Recipe Rating: 3.52861
Makes about 1 quart
Quick pickles are a great way to preserve seasonal produce without having to pull out a lot of canning equipment. Be sure to let the flavors meld for a few days before eating! You can keep these quick pickles in your refrigerator for up to 1 month.
Ingredients: 
  • 3 small pickling cucumbers, thinly sliced
  • 1 small white onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup white vinegar
  • 1/2 cup cider vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon mustard seeds
  • 1 teaspoon celery seeds
Method: 
Layer cucumbers and onions in a large sterilized jar; set aside.

In a saucepan, heat sugar, vinegars, salt, mustard seeds and celery seeds over medium heat, stirring just until sugar dissolves. 

Pour vinegar mixture over cucumber and onions in jar and set aside to let cool. Cover and refrigerate for several days before serving.
Nutritional Info: 
Per Serving: Serving size: 1/4 cup, 40 calories (0 from fat), 240mg sodium, 9g carbohydrates, (1 g dietary fiber, 8g sugar), 1g protein.
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