I have s one pretty old and worn out versions but when the th anniversary edition came out in I bought us all one of those. Let them sit for at least 2 hours but no more than 8. Pour in more boiling water if necessary until the water level is at least 1 inch above the tops of the jars. There is a Kerr guide and the Ball one. Add prepared cucumbers to each jar as compactly as possible without crushing them. There was an error processing your submission.
They will keep in the fridge for several months.
Sterilize the jars and lids in boiling water for at least 5 minutes. There's nothing more appreciated than a homemade gift. So later in the day after judging in both classes was overI went to see how my pickles and other canned goods fared [pun intended! If you do this late in the evening, then you can cover it, set on the counter and return in the morning. The washed jars need to be hot when they're filled with the hot vinegar mixture. The first method is easiest, but the second method yields firmer pickles:.