Total Time
5hrs 8mins
Prep 5 hrs
Cook 8 mins

old iowa newspaper recipe always read ball they did things different back in the day if mixture appears a bit dry add more vinegar

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. chop all vegetables into 1/4 inch pieces
  2. mix salt.
  3. in veggies
  4. add cold water barely to cover.
  5. let stand 4 hours in cool place.
  6. drain.
  7. put veggies and rest of ingredients into preserving kettle
  8. let mixture boil 8 minutes
  9. pour hot relish
  10. up to 1/4 top of hot sterilized jars.
  11. wipe top.
  12. seal.
  13. put domed lids screw bands tight( see told you it was old).