Recipe courtesy of Alton Brown
Show: Good Eats
Episode: American Pickle
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Total:
1 hr 25 min
Prep:
20 min
Inactive:
1 hr
Cook:
5 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy
Total:
1 hr 25 min
Prep:
20 min
Inactive:
1 hr
Cook:
5 min
Yield:
4 servings
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

Directions

Watch how to make this recipe.

Combine the onion and cucumber slices in a clean spring-top jar.

Combine the remaining ingredients, with the exception of the garlic, in a non-reactive saucepan. Bring to a boil and simmer for 4 full minutes to wake up the spice flavors.

Add the garlic cloves to the jar. Slowly and gently pour the pickling liquid over the onion and cucumber slices, filling to the top of the jar.

Cool to room temperature. Top off the pickles with any remaining pickling liquid and refrigerate.

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