14 Day Pickles Recipe

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14 Day Pickles

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By
@TM1234

This recipe came from my grandmother. From the looks of the paper she wrote it on it has probably been around a very long time!
My mother gave me the recipe when my grandmother passed and it was in her own handwriting, which makes it extra special to me. It is a treasure to me.. from her kitchen!

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Serves:
many
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

1 gal
cucumbers
1 c
salt
enough boiling water to cover pickles
1 Tbsp
alum
2 qt
sugar
1 qt
vinegar
1 Tbsp
pickle spice boil

Step-By-Step

1Mix salt in enough boiling water to cover pickles.
Put lid on and let the cucumbers set for 7 days.
28th day: take salt water off.
Put boiling water over them set for 1 day
39th day: put 1 tablespoon alum and more boiling water over cucumbers.
410th day: wash real good
Add sugar, vinegar, and pickle spice
Pour over pickles and let them set another 5 days

(and these days add up to 15 to me...but who's counting...lol what do I know..maybe I'm missing something) Anyway...14-15 days you still get awesome pickles!!! ;-)
5Can in quart jars or keep refrigerated.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Other Side Dishes
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American