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Kosher Dill Pickles

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  Cucumbers 24 Pound (0.5 Bushel)
  Dill 1⁄2 Bunch (50 gm), dried
  Water 3 Gallon (To Cover)
  Salt 1 Pound
  Garlic pods 5 , sliced
  Pickling spices 1⁄2 Pound (Mixed)
  Red peppers 3 (Pods)

Wash cucumbers carefully, one at a time; any sediment left on can spoil entire batch.
Place in large stoneware crock.
Break up dill; place among cucumbers.
Make brine of water, salt, garlic, and spices.
Add to cucumbers; they must be entirely covered with liquid.
Cover with an inverted dish weighted down with clean heavy stone.
Let stand at room temperature until done to your liking.
Length of time will depend on room temperature.
Pickles can be eaten after third or fourth day, but well done pickles must stand a week or longer.
When pickles are to your taste, refrigerate them to halt pickling process.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 6 Calories from Fat 1

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 0.09 g0.14%

Saturated Fat 0.03 g0.13%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 47.1 mg2%

Total Carbohydrates 2 g0.5%

Dietary Fiber 0.3 g1.2%

Sugars 0.5 g

Protein 0.24 g0.48%

Vitamin A 1.5% Vitamin C 4.1%

Calcium 0.9% Iron 0.76%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Kosher Dill Pickles Recipe