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Pickling for Beginners: Home

For anyone wanting to start pickling- but isn't sure where to start

Poll

How much do you like pickles?
They're my favorite!: 7 votes (87.5%)
I don't feel strongly either way, but think they would be fun to make.: 1 votes (12.5%)
I don't care for them, but want to make them for a friend.: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 8

They're Not For Everyone

While pickles have truly stood the test of time, as seen in evidence available on the next tab, not everyone is so keen on the salty, acidic snacks. In December of 2016, Brian Hickey wrote a piece for PhillyVoice titled "Pickles are an Abomination to Human Sensibility." You can read it here

Canning Bath

   

These are two photos of a batch of pickles I made being lowered down into their water bath to help seal them. 

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Photo Citation

  • Canning Water Bath 1 [Personal photograph taken in Philadelphia, PA]. (2018, October 28)
  • Canning Water Bath 2 [Personal photograph taken in Philadelphia, PA]. (2018, October 28)