Watermelon Rind Pickles Recipe

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"WATERMELON RIND PICKLES"

Robin Poindexter

By
@robinlynn

MY GRANDMA NENA RECIPE.


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Serves:

4 quarts.jars

Ingredients

7 LB
watermelon rind
1 TBSP
slaked lime
1 GAL
water
4 LB
sugar
1 PT
vinegar
2
cinnamon sticks, bag of cinnamon candy red hots

Directions Step-By-Step

1
PEEL AND CUT THE RIND INTO 1 1/2 INCH PIECES,THEN SOAK OVERNIGHT IN MIXTURE OF LIME AND WATER.
2
WASH SEVERAL TIMES,THEN PLACE IN A LARGE COOKING POT.COVER WITH WATER AND COOK UNTIL TENDER,THEN DRAIN.MIX THE SUGAR,VINEGAR AND CINNAMON STICKS,RED HOTS.BRING TO A BOIL.COOL.POUR OVER THE RIND AND LET STAND OVERNIGHT.
3
BRING TO A BOIL AND BOIL UNTIL THE RIND IS TRANSPARENT.PACK THE RIND INTO HOT STERILIZED JARS,THEN FILL WITH HOT SYRUP.
4
SEAL THE JARS.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Fruit Sides