Grandmother's Mustard Pickles Recipe Reviews - Allrecipes.com (Pg. 1)
Reviewed: Jul. 25, 2013
Wish I had read the reviews first. Needs rinsed or less salt. I wasted time, money and good produce! :(
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Reviewed: Feb. 5, 2013
I agree that this recipe needs rinsing however I did not find the pickles to be inedible. I believe this would be a five star recipe if careful rinsing was included in the directions.
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Cooking Level: Intermediate

Home Town: Battle Creek, Michigan, USA
Living In: Climax, Michigan, USA
Reviewed: Aug. 9, 2010
After you cook in the brine, drain and rinse, rinse, rinse. I am hoping that the word rinse was left out accidentally in the directions. If you rinse, this recipe has a really good flavor. I used white vinegar and it worked great.
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Living In: Great Falls, Montana, USA

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Reviewed: Aug. 27, 2008
This is way too salty. I would cut the salt by a lot. And add a rinse of the brine. My Grandmother's recipe is very similar but it calls for a rinse of the brine after the soak and an additional two hour soak in cold water - rinsing again and then combining the dry ingredients - then wet - pouring over cukes and bringing to a boil.
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Reviewed: Aug. 5, 2008
Way too salty, and the use of apple cider vinegar and pearl onions made it much more expensive to make than my usual recipe (which uses diced onions and white vinegar). Perhaps it would improve it to cut the salt back a bit or to rinse the veggies off after they've been soaked.
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