Tag Archives: pickling

In Our Kitchen

The pickling season is full steam ahead. I am hoping for a large batch of pickled okra, hot pepper jam and pickled peppers. Right now I am experimenting with brine ratios for the okra. So far sweet red onion and … Continue reading

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Spicy Dill and Spicy Sweet Dill Pickles

By working with a farmer at the local market I got 10 pounds of freshly picked pickling cucumbers no longer than four inches each. Time to start canning. This year I tried two dill pickle recipes, one spicy and one … Continue reading

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Pickle me this

Since our okra plants are producing more than we can eat, I pickled a batch. They’ll make for nice snacks or appetizers or be a great addition to martinis or bloody Marys once they’re done. The okra must be super … Continue reading

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