Grandma's Pickles

    3 inch cucumbers (enough to fill jar)
    6 fresh dill spears (5 plus enough to top off jar)
    1 garlic clove (cut in pieces)
    2 red peppers (dry)
    2 tablespoons canning salt
  1/2 teaspoon pickling spices

Put some dill in bottom of the jar with 1/4 tsp pickling spices and cram in the cukes. Force 5 dill sticks and the 2 peppers along the sides. Put the head of dill on top. Put garlic and 1/4 tsp of pickling spices on top. Put pickling salt on top. Fill to 1/4 inch from top with spring water. Set on paper towels on the kitchen counter for one week. Enjoy!!

Grandma Grace from McClusky, North Dakota. Her's were always amazing but I've tried them twice and obviously my pickle-foo is not strong | atlanta | pkd | recipes | email