Pickled Green Tomatoes

This pickled green tomatoes recipe comes to us from Sue Adams, a loyal reader here of SimpleDailyRecipes.com.


  • 1 peck green tomatoes sliced
  • 1 1/2 ounce black peppercorns
  • 6 cups granulated sugar
  • 1 ounce whole allspice
  • 1/4 ounce ground mustard
  • 1 dozen onions sliced
  • 1 ounce whole cloves
  • 1 ounce mustard seed
  • 2 quarts white distilled vinegar

Mix 1/2  cup salt with tomatoes  and onions with 1/4 cup salt and let set overnight. Drain good.

Tie spices in bag and place into kettle with the vinegar and sugar, heat to boiling point, add tomatoes and onions and let simmer slowly for 20 minutes. Do not overcook, will not be crisp. Pack in jars and seal immediately.

From Jill-

In order to put up the pickled green tomatoes for eating later, it's important to process them in a water bath canner for 5 minutes.

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