Quick Refrigerator Sweet Pickles

Categorized as: Appetizers
Makes 6 servings.


5 cups thinly sliced cucumbers
2 cloves garlic, halved
2 cups water
1 teaspoon mustard seed
1 teaspoon celery seed
1 teaspoon ground turmeric
2 cups sliced onions
1 cup julienne-strip carrots
2 cups vinegar
36 packets Equal® or 3 tablespoons plus 1 ¾ teaspoons Equal® for Recipes


1. Place sliced cucumbers and garlic in a glass or crockery bowl.
2. In a medium saucepan combine water, mustard seed, celery seed and turmeric. Bring to boiling. Add Onion and Carrots; cook 2 minutes. Add vinegar; bring just to boiling.
3. Remove from heat; stir in Equal®. Pour over cucumbers and garlic. Cool. Cover and chill at least 24 hours before serving. Store in refrigerator for up to 2 weeks.

Nutritional Info (per serving):

Calories 8
Protein 0g
Carbohydrates 3g
Fat 0g
Sodium 3mg

Food Exchanges: Free

Additional comments:

Recipe provided courtesy of Merisant Corporation ® and the NutraSweet Company, makers of Equal®.

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