Growing Pickling Cucumbers? Make Your Own Pickles!

how to make picklesIf you’re thinking of growing pickling cucumbers, we have just the idea to make you take the final step: make pickles!

In the video below, you will see a step-by-step guide on how to make your own fresh pickles in your kitchen. But, before you start, remember it takes about 50 to 60 days for the pickling cucumbers to mature. Also, they require well-drained soil, a fertilizer high in nitrogen and lots of water!

Once your pickles have grown, watch the pickle making tutorial. In order to complete, you’ll need pickling cucumbers, garlic, Dill fronds, Dill seeds, red pepper flakes, water, vinegar and pickling salt. You will also need sterilized jars with lids. You could even add your own twist to the recipe and produce special flavors.

Make a note to share this idea with your friends and family. Not only will they be able to make their own after seeing this video, but they won’t be begging you for your fresh pickles.

Watch the video below to see the full tutorial.