Refrigerator Pickles

2 English Cucumbers*image

2 Cups Distilled White Vinegar
1 TBSP Salt
1/2 Cup Sugar
2 tsp Dill
1 tsp prep mustard
1 tsp allspice seeds
1 tsp Black peppercorns
1 tsp crushed red peppers
1/2 tsp granulated garlic **
Clean Quart Jar – Mason or equivalent.  Clean reused ex-Classico Spagetti Sauce Jar is our go to vessel.
Cut cumbers in quarters and lengthwise to fit jar.
Heat Vinegar, Salt and Sugar until sugar disolves
Put chopped cukes/veggies in jar.
Add spices to liquid, stir to mix and pour over the veggies.
*Most anything you keep in the veggie crisper can suplplement, or completely replace, the cukes -radishes, carrots, bellb peppers, onions, cauliflower, brocolli, asparagus.
** Substitute 2 cloves sliced fresh garlic

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