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Mexican Pickled Carrots Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
Victoria Lucas

Category:
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Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
2 lbs large carrots
2 large jalapeņos
1/2 medium white onion
5 cloves garlic, diced
1 1/2 cups white vinegar
1 1/2 cups water
6 leaves bay whole
10 peppercorns
2 teaspoon dried oregano
1 teaspoon kosher salt

Directions:
Directions:
Peel and slice carrots and onion into 1/4 inch thick pieces. Cut the stems off jalapeņos and slice thin on diagonal. Set aside.
In a large stock pot add the garlic, vinegar, water, bay leaves, peppercorns, oregano, salt. Bring to a boil and add the carrots, onion and jalapeņos. Lower heat to medium-low and cook for 15 minutes, uncovered.
Allow to cool completely and store vegetables and cooking liquid in clean, sterile glass containers with lid. Keep refrigerated.
Fine to eat after 3 hours, best if pickled for at least a day or two.

 

 

 

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