Pickled Green Beans

Pickled Green Beans

Ingredients

2½ cups Dierbergs sugar
1 tablespoon mustard seed
1 teaspoon celery seed
2 teaspoons Salt for Pickling & Preserving
3 cups 5% acidity white vinegar
2 pounds green beans, trimmed
½ cup sliced onion (about 1 small)
½ cup diced red bell pepper
Pickle Crisp

Directions

In large saucepan, combine sugar, spices, salt, and vinegar over medium-high heat; bring to a boil stirring until sugar dissolves. Reduce heat and simmer stirring occasionally 5 minutes.

Divide vegetables along with hot liquid among hot pint canning jars, leaving ½-inch head space. Add ⅛ teaspoon Pickle Crisp to each jar. Remove air bubbles, clean jar rims, center lids on jar, and screw on rings.

Place jars in canning rack and lower into simmering water. Water must cover jars by 1 inch. Cover canner and bring water to rolling boil over medium-high heat; process 15 minutes. Turn off heat, remove cover, and let stand 5 minutes. Remove jars from canner; do not retighten rings if loose. Let stand at room temperature 12 hours. Check seals and tighten rings. Label and store jars at room temperature.

Makes five 1-pint jars

Servings: Serving information not available.
Serving Size: Nutrition information not available.

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