For more than 60 years,
a publication centered on life in Mississippi.
Today is September 25, 2022

Million Dollar Pickles

Side Dishes




4 qts. sliced cucumbers 8 to 10 small onions 2 small green peppers 2 small red peppers 1/2 cup salt (preferably sea salt) 1/2 qt. cider vinegar 4 cups sugar 1/2 tsp. celery seed 1 tsp. turmeric powder 2 Tbsp. white mustard seed 1 tsp. mixed pickling spices


Slice cucumbers, onions and peppers; put in a large crock. Sprinkle with salt and cover with water. Soak in crock overnight. Drain. In a large kettle, combine vinegar, sugar, celery seed, tumeric, mustard seed and spices; bring to a boil to create a syrup. Put drained cucumbers in syrup and cook 20 minutes, or until tender. Pack in hot sterilized jars. Yield: 6 pints



Site designed by Marketing Alliance, Inc.