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green bell peppers
red bell peppers
using a food processor or food mill, chop the vegetables to a medium-fine texture.
Place the vegetables in a bowl with the salt and enough water to cover. Stir the mixture, and place a plate or a piece of plastic wrap over the bowl and let stand for 1 1/2 hours.
Drain all the liquid from the vegetables and put them in a large pan.
In a large bowl, combine sugar, flour and spices. mix well. Add vinegar and 2 cups of water then whisk till smooth. Pour over vegetables. combine well.
Heat to boiling, reduce heat and cook stirring constantly until relish becomes very thick (approximately 30 to 35 minutes).
Fill clean hot jars, leaving 1/2 inch space below rim. Wipe the rims clean and seal.
Place jars upside down for 10 minutes. Return to upright position and cool.
Check the bottles to ensure they have sealed. Label and store in a dry place. Relish is good for 1 year.