NOLA Flavor with Vessel NOLA

April 20, 2017 | Updated: 11:47 a.m., April 20, 2017

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Spicy Garlic Dill Pickles

NOLA Flavor with Vessel NOLA

Ingredients:

  • 11 lb pickling cucumbers
  • 1 c champagne vinegar
  • 1 c seasoned rice wine vinegar
  • 22 bay leaves
  • 50 g black peppercorns
  • 10 g star anise
  • 20 g coriander
  • 5 g allspice
  • 5 g cloves
  • 10 g yellow mustard
  • 10 g brown mustard
  • 1.5 c salt
  • 2 oz fresh dill
  • 2 heads garlic
  • 2 onions
  • 1 lb fresno chilis

Instructions:

  • Salt cucumbers overnight.
  • Simmer liquids and spices (not the dill) for 30 minutes, cool.
  • Sanitize all tools and cambros.
  • Julienne the onions.
  • Half the chilis.
  • Remove core from garlic cloves.
  • Layer vegetables and dill in cambro.
  • Pour cooled liquid with spices over the vegetables.  Place another cambro on top and weigh it down to submerge the vegetables.
  • Allow to sit at room temperature for 2 or 3 weeks.  Portion and vacuum seal.