Summertime is in full swing and so are those gardens. If you are wondering just what to do with all those cucumbers, I am sharing a family recipe for the best refrigerator pickles: no canning required.
Because I love cucumbers and they are in season I wanted to share the best refrigerator pickles: no canning required with you.
We all love the carefree summer season and gardening yet sometimes wonder what to do with all that we harvest from our garden.
Once the cucumbers start coming in, it can be hard to keep up with the supply.
Especially if you are not one who does traditional canning.
Traditional canning is not something I have ever tried and I prefer a quicker method.
If you are one who prefers a simple way to preserve those cucumbers this amazing refrigerator pickles recipe is for you.
Enjoy this family recipe for the amazing refrigerator pickles.
Best Refrigerator Pickles
yields 4 quart jars
6 cups then sliced cucumbers
2 cups thing sliced onions
1 1/2 cups sugar
1 1/2 cups white vinegar
1/2 teaspoon celery seed
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon turmeric
Combine all ingredients in a pot and bring to a boil.
Pour over the cucumbers and onions while still hot.
Store in the refrigerator
Note: double the liquid for the 4 quarts, we find it works better with more juice
Now for some tips for these amazing pickles.
Tips for the best refrigerator pickles: no canning required
Here are a few tips for the best refrigerator pickles.
After your pickles are in the jar with lids secured, place them in the refrigerator for at least 4 days prior to eating.
This will ensure that all the flavors have had time to absorb into the pickles.
Your refrigerator pickles will last up to 4 months.
If you are able to keep them that long.
This recipe for the best refrigerator pickles is super quick, easy and so yummy.
My favorite recipe will surely become a new family favorite of yours.
This is a great way to use up your cucumber harvest this summer without traditional canning.
If you are looking for another simple family favorite see this recipe.
Enjoy these amazing refrigerator pickles and come back and let me know if you try them.
Till next time