Craigie’s Pickles

Craigie’s Pickles

Craigie’s gooseberries are amazing at this time of year and we have a wonderful pickle recipe for you to try at home. Makes 20 jars. 

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Ingredients

  • 6kg Craigies Gooseberries
  • 4tsp Cinnamon
  • 2kg Brown Sugar
  • 4tsp Brown Cloves
  • 1ltr Vinegar
  • 4tsp Ground Mixed Spice

Method

  1. Blend half of the gooseberries and put in a large pot with the cinnamon, cloves, vinegar and mixed spice (keep sugar aside).
  2. Boil for 1 hour, then turn heat down and simmer for 2 more hours.
  3. Add the sugar and simmer further until the mixture is thick, stirring often.
  4. Spoon mixture into jars and lid immediately.
  5. Make sure the jars are sealed and leave them to cool.

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