Total Time
1hr 5mins
Prep 30 mins
Cook 35 mins

This is fantastic on hot dogs and hamburgers! Kind of a sweet hot relish that wont kill you!

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 12 quarts jalapenos, finely chopped
  • 1 quart cucumber, finely chopped
  • 2 large onions, finely chopped
  • 14 cup salt
  • 5 14 cups sugar
  • 3 cups cider vinegar
  • 4 teaspoons pickling spices


  1. Combine jalapenos, cukes, onions and the salt in a large glass bowl, cover with cold water and let stand for 2 hours-drain and press veg to remove excess water.
  2. Combine the sugar and vinegar in a large pot, tie the spices in cheesecloth and add to the liquid.
  3. Bring to a boil and simmer 15 minute.
  4. Add veg and simmer for 10 min-remove spice bag.
  5. Pack into clean hot jars and process 10 minutes in a boiling water bath.
Most Helpful

5 5

Perfect! Boy this is great--easy to make & the flavor is a mix of sweet with a kick of HOT! I used a tea ball for the spices, worked well. Great on grilled meats & would add pizzaz to leftover roast pork! Thanks for a goodie Di.

5 5

My husband loves hot peppers and this is right up his alley. He has made two batches and just can't get enough. Thank you!

5 5

Made this in a large batch and everyone loved it! I though like mine a little hotter so next time I make it im going to and some more peppers!