This is a simple recipe for dill pickles. We finally found the recipe! Our family loves eating cucumbers like this. Enjoy them right away as refrigerator pickles or can them. No matter which way you prefer, this dill pickle is a crowd pleaser recipe.
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Simple and Tasty Recipe
These incredibly simple pickles have just the right amount of onion, dill and vinegar taste. They are crunchy and refreshing right out of the refrigerator. This recipe can be used for canning or forget the canning and store in the refrigerator. At our house, they get eaten right away anyway.
This recipe is best if you get the garden cucumbers, Kirby cucumbers. The small ones that are bumpy. Sometimes, they might be called a dill cucumber. You could use the long English cucumbers that are available in the grocery store if needed.
Finding the Recipe for the Dills
For years, my mom would get buy dill pickles from some lady that we never had the pleasure of meeting. Every Holiday meal included 2-3 quarts of these dill pickles. We all ate them like they were going out of style.
In an effort to make these dill pickles for our family, I tried many recipes. However, they have not lived up to the recipe. Finally, my daughter and I tasted a pickle that was the dill pickle recipe that we have been searching for! Yay! We even obtained the recipe. There was excitement for the whole family with this news. The search was over.
Sharing Our Pickle Recipe With You
Because we tried so many recipes for years, we don’t’ want you to have to go through the same search as us. Here is the recipe for the dill pickle. Our friend JoAnn called it a Russian Dill Pickle; however, when I look at all of those recipes, they all have a lot more spices in their recipe. We like the simple taste of this recipe. Hope you and your family does too. Notice that there is onion, dill and cucumbers. The rest is just the ingredients in the brine. My husband likes to use the brine for mushrooms too.
Give it a try, I am guessing you will like this delicious and crunchy goodness too.
Using a Gallon Glass Jar for the Brine
Where to find gallon glass jars safe for making refrigerator pickles? Here is a wonderful option for you. the glass can be used over and over. Since this recipe is kept in the refrigerator, the cover can also be used again and again.