Mustard Chow Chow Pickles

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2 qt Malt cider vinegar
2 c Mild cider vinegar
6 tb Dry mustard
2 1/2 c Sugar
1 qt Small pearl onions
[1 t salt per qt]
2 Dozen pickled gherkins
3 tb Celery seed
1 1/2 tb Tumeric
2 qt Green tomatoes
10 10% brine solution
1 lg Cauliflower
1 qt Green cucumbers
Boiling salted water
1 qt Yellow wax peppers
1 1/2 c Flour

Original recipe makes 6 Quarts



Slice the cucumbers unpeeled and cover for 12 hours with a 10% brine in an acid proof bowl. Drain and set aside. Slice the green tomatoes and peppers. Peel and slice the onions. Pour boiling salted water over the vegetables and bring back to a boil. Drain. Break the cauliflower into florets and slice the gherkins. Pour boiling salted water over them and bring back to a boil. Drain. Combine all the vegetables. Combine the flour, mustard, tumeric and first 2 cups of vinegar and stir until smooth. Bring the 2 quarts of vinegar to a boil with the sugar and celery seed. Add the flour mixture, stirring constantly. When thickened and smooth, combine the vegetables. Pack into sterilized jars and seal. Process 15 minutes in a boiling water bath. Cool and store 6 weeks in a cool, dark pantry or cellar. Use within one year. From: The Joy of Cooking, Modified and posted by Jim Weller. Posted to FOODWINE Digest 18 October 96 Date: Sat, 19 Oct 1996 09:32:13 +0000 From: Joell Abbott

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