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Dill Pickles

Yankee Plus Dec 2015


Dill Pickles
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For nostalgic reasons, we kept this recipe for classic dill pickles as it ran 30 years ago. Unless you're experiencing a bumper crop, though, you may want to cut it in half.

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  • 6 garlic cloves
  • 1 cup fresh dill flowers
  • 4 quarts (approx.) 3-inch cucumbers or pieces
  • 2 quarts vinegar
  • 1 quart water
  • 2/3 cup salt


Place 1 garlic clove and 1 dill flower into each jar. (Any size jars will do.)
Scrub cucumbers and pack into jars. (Cut cukes to fit.)
Mix vinegar, water, and salt, and bring to a boil.
Pour over cucumbers (leaving headspace) and seal.

Updated Monday, September 27th, 2010

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