RecipesVintage 1958 Hot Dog Relish Recipe

Vintage 1958 Hot Dog Relish Recipe


3 Carrots pared

3 Sweet red peppers, cored and seeded

2 qts Cucumbers

2 qts green tomatoes, peeled

2 qts onions pared

1/2 cup salt

1 1/2 lbs sugar ( you could replace it with 1/4 the amount of honey )

1 1/2 cup vingear

1/2 teaspoon cayenne pepper

2 tablespoons of pickling spices



Chop vegetables and place in a bowl.

Sprinkle with salt and let stand overnight.

Drain juices out of the bowl the next morning.

Add sugar, vinegar and cayenne pepper.

Add pickling spices that have been wrapped loosely  in a cheesecloth bag

Simmer for forty five minutes

Pour into hot sterilized jars and process in a hot water bath canning pot for 10 minutes.

Makes 6 pints

Melissa Francis
Melissa Francis
Greetings! I'm Melissa Francis, the founder and primary contributor to The Homestead Survival. With over 20 years of experience in homesteading, sustainability, and emergency preparedness, I've dedicated my life to helping others achieve a simpler, more self-reliant lifestyle.

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