Love these Sweet Pickles, one of the best sweet pickle recipes in my collection and one of the best I have ever tasted. This is one of those old, old recipes shared by a lady that made really great pickles. Very easily made and not as time consuming as it sounds.
Spicy Dill Quick Pickles Recipe (Food & Wine) I subbed ground coriander in place of whole (that's what I had), and the recipe called for you to shake the liquids and spices in a jar to blend rather than simmering on the stove. We'll see how these go!
1 cup distilled white vinegar 1 1/4 cup water 3 tablespoons kosher salt 1 pound firm green tomatoes (about 5 plum tomatoes) or pickling cucumbers (about 4) 1/2 serrano chile, stem removed 6 medium garlic cloves, peeled and sliced in half 4 tablespoons dill seeds 1/2 tablespoon whole black peppercorns