Monday, September 22, 2014

Quick & Easy Sweet Pickles - Microwave Quick


Easy Life Meal & Party Planning: Quick & Easy Sweet Pickles - Microwave Quick and quite the time saver yet you have that sweet crispy homemade deliciousness!
These microwave sweet pickles are quite the time saver and yet you have that sweet crispy homemade deliciousness!  In fact, they take less than 15 minutes. If you are not into canning, don't have extra time, or don't have enough cucumbers for the traditional canning method then this is the recipe for you!!  It is also the perfect recipe for people who are single, empty nesters or the only one in the family that likes pickles! Just store them in your frig.  Quick & Easy Sweet Pickles = Busy Just Got Easy.








How to Make Quick & Easy Sweet Pickles

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Ingredients:

2 medium size cucumbers, sliced or chunks
1 small onion, sliced thin (according to taste - I used 1/2 small onion)
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup vinegar
1 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon celery seed
3/4 teaspoon mustard seed
Quart or Pint Canning Jars & Lids (should make 1 quart or  2 pints)


Directions:

Slice or chunk cucumbers 
Slice onions
Place all ingredients in microwave safe bowl and stir
Cook uncovered on high for 4 minutes
Remove from Microwave and stir
Cook 3 more minutes, until bubbly (Note: If you cut cucumbers into medium size slices or chunks then you will need to cook for 6-7 more minutes instead of 3)
Store pickles in refrigerator only!!

Authored by +Terri Henkels