Cinnamon Apple Ring Pickles from Scratch

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READY IN: 99hrs
Recipe by Cinnamon Turtle

Declicious sweet, spicy pickles. Made with cucumber, but tastes like cinnamon apples. You will need canning jars and lids for preserving these.

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Directions

  1. Day 1:.
  2. Combine cucumbers, pickling lime, and 8 1/2 quarts of water in a large, non-aluminium pot. Let soak for 24 hours.
  3. Day 2:.
  4. Remove pickles from lime water. Rinse 3-4 times until water runs clear. Put pickles in ice water and soak 3 hours. Drain. Combine vinegar, food coloring, and alum and simmer in a large pot. Add pickles and enough water to cover. Simmer for 2 hours. Do not boil. Drain pickles and discard mixture. Combine remaining ingredients less one cup sugar and bring to a boil. Pour over pickles. Let stand 24 hours.
  5. Day 3:.
  6. Drain mixture, but do not discard. Add remaining cup of sugar and bring to a boil. Pout over pickles. Let stand 24 hours.
  7. Day 4:
  8. Drain mixture, but do not discard. Bring to a boil. Pack pickles in jars. Pour mixture over pickles and seal jars.

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