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Sweet Pickles Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Leslie Jones
Added: Friday, January 30, 2009

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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
7 lbs. sliced cucumbers
2 cups lime
2 gallons water
2 qts. vinegar
1 Tbsp. salt
8 cups sugar
1 tsp. whole cloves
1 tsp. pickling spices
1 tsp. celery seed

Directions:
Directions:
Cover cucumbers with water and lime. Use a plate or something to hold under water. Set for 24 hours. Wash cucumber. Cover with clear water. Ser for 3 hours and drain. Add remaining ingredients and soak overnight. Boil 40 minutes and pack in hot jar

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