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                           Crystal Sweet Pickles
 
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 Serving Size  : 1    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Make Your Own
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
   25                    dill size cucumbers
                         Brine:
    1      Part          salt -- 9 parts water
    1      Qt.           white vinegar
    2      Qt.           white sugar
    2      Tbsp.         cloves
    2      Sticks        cinnamon
 
 Wash cucumbers and put in brine, 1 part salt, 9 parts
 water. Let stand 2 weeks. Drain and wash cut in slices,
 chunks or chips. Put in cold water to cover with 1 tablespoon
 alum. Let stand overnight.
 Next morning, drain and wash. Then pour the following
 dressing over pickles. Bring to boil the vinegar, sugar and
 spices. Let stand 24 hours. For the next 4 mornings, repour
 off the dressing and bring to boil and pour back on pickles.
 On 5th day bring dressing to boil and can pickles in jars and
 pour hot dressing over pickles and seal. These pickles are
 made in a crock.
 
 
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