4 Recipes for Quick Pickles: Rosemary & Sage Quick Pickles

Try this herb-infused recipe for flavorful pickles.


| August/September 2009


Makes 2 cups

The winning, flavorful combination of rosemary and sage imbues a subtle taste to these unique pickles. Also works great with green or yellow zucchini.

• 1 small red or white onion, thinly sliced OR 1 1⁄4 cup chives, chopped
• 2 cups cucumber, sliced
• 2 to 4 sprigs rosemary
• 4 to 8 sage leaves
• 1⁄3 cup cider vinegar
• 1 tablespoon kosher salt
• 1 cup cold water

1. Slice cucumber into ¼-inch rounds. Tightly pack sliced cucumber and herbs in a 16-ounce clean glass jar until about ¾ full.

2. Combine vinegar and salt in a saucepan. Bring to a simmer and gently stir until salt dissolves. Remove from heat.

3. Add cold water to this mixture and let cool. Pour cooled liquid in jar to cover cucumbers and herbs. Add more cold water if necessary. Leave room at the top. Refrigerate for about an hour until chilled.





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