Can you pickle Crystal Lemon cucumbers???

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Can you pickle Crystal Lemon cucumbers???

Post: #266604 diggernotdreamer
Thu Sep 20, 2012 11:16 am

Hi, I have loads of these, they have gone mad lately and I would like to pickle some to use in potato salad in the winter, can you pickle these and if so how do you do it, thanks

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Re: Can you pickle Crystal Lemon cucumbers???

Post: #266613 MKG
Thu Sep 20, 2012 12:47 pm

They may be crystal lemon cucumbers, but they're still cucumbers - so you can use any pickling recipe for standard cucumbers. Here's one (and there are hundreds more on the net)...

http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/recipes/pickledcucumber_11033

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Re: Can you pickle Crystal Lemon cucumbers???

Post: #266624 wabbit955
Thu Sep 20, 2012 4:36 pm

yes have done it a few times
just salt over night and cover in vingar flavoured with what you fancy
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Re: Can you pickle Crystal Lemon cucumbers???

Post: #266628 Ellendra
Thu Sep 20, 2012 5:08 pm

You can pickle just about anything :)

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Re: Can you pickle Crystal Lemon cucumbers???

Post: #266634 diggernotdreamer
Thu Sep 20, 2012 9:32 pm

Ellendra wrote:You can pickle just about anything :)


Haha, the other half is often to be found pickled.

Thanks for the tips will give it a go


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