Ripe tomatoes can also be used instead of the green tomatoes.
I don't recall where I got this recipe, but how it is written is how it is written.
- onions, sliced
- green tomatoes, sliced
- apples, sliced
How to Make Onion Catsup
- 1Use equal quantities of onions, green tomatoes and apples. For the salt use 1 TBS to 3 lbs of the mixture.
- 2Arrange slices of onions, green tomatoes and apples in alternate layers in a earthen ware vessel, sprinkling salt liberally between layers. Allow to stand overnight, then drain. Pass them through a fine cutter of the food chopper. Put into a preserving kettle and add enough vinegar to cover, add spices and let simmer slowly until ingredients are cooked, and the consistency of catsup.