Icing the cucumbers.
Sterilizing the jars. I read that you can do them in the oven.. and that made me excited cause doing those in a water bath is so time consuming.
Jalapeno, garlic and all that good stuff in the jars, waiting for the rest!
chili peppers from our "garden"
The dill and alum is in there too
and then packing the jars
Packed and ready to be bathed in brine
Still so many left!
the ends need to be thrown away and then there are all the slices ready to be backed
such pretty color!
in the hot water bath they go
They're done. Now they just have to sit for a few weeks before we can try them.
I was in high school last time I did pickles so I'm excited to see how they turn out.