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Pickled Scallion

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A spoon of this delicious Pickled Scallions is my idea of visiting heaven! Try this wonderful Pickled Scallions recipe for yourself and discover the wondrous flavors of an addictive pickle!
  Scallions 18 Bunch (1800 gm)
  Salt 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Water 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Sugar 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  White vinegar 6 Cup (96 tbs)
  Whole allspice 6 Tablespoon
  White mustard seed 1 Tablespoon
  Whole pepper corns 2 Tablespoon
  Peppers 6 Small
  Bay leaves 6
  Garlic 6 Clove (30 gm)

Trim the scallions to fit into half pint ball jars.
Wash the scallions thoroughly and remove the outer layer, if it is tough or discolored.
Wash the vegetable again.
Place the scallions in layers in a large bowl, sprinkling each layer lightly with some of the salt.
Cover with cold water and let stand twelve hours or overnight, making sure that the scallions remain submerged.
Drain the scallions, rinse them in fresh cold water and drain again.
Combine the sugar and vinegar.
Add the allspice, mustard seed and peppercorns, tied together in a cheesecloth bag.
Bring to a boil and simmer fifteen minutes.
Discard the spice bag.
Pack the scallions, standing upright, into six sterilized jars.
Add one hot pepper, one bay leaf and one clove of garlic, if desired, to each jar.
Fill the jars to within one half inch of the top with the boiling liquid and place the covers on loosely.
Place the jars on a wooden rack in a kettle half filled with boiling water.
Boil fifteen minutes, remove the jars with tongs and tighten the covers.
Store in a cool place.

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Pickled Scallion Recipe