Sweet & Crunchy Deli Style Pickles

Categorized as: Appetizers
Makes 24 servings.


7 pickling cucumbers, quartered
1 cup water
½ cup rice vinegar
⅓ cup SPLENDA® No Calorie Sweetener, Granulated
1 tablespoon kosher salt
1 whole clove
1 teaspoon mustard seed
1 teaspoon whole black peppercorns
1 teaspoon peeled, chopped fresh ginger
½ jalapeno pepper, seeded and chopped
2 garlic cloves


1. Place quartered pickles in a clean 1-quart canning jar. Set aside.
2. Combine remaining ingredients in a small saucepan. Simmer over low heat until salt dissolves.
3. Pour hot pickling juice over pickles to fill jar. Cover tightly with lid and refrigerate 4 to 5 days before serving. Pickle flavor and sweetness intensity increase over time.

Nutritional Info (per serving):

Calories: 10
Calories from Fat: 0
Total Fat: 0g
Saturated Fat: 0g
Cholesterol: 0mg
Sodium: 240mg
Total Carbs: 2g
Dietary Fiber: 1g
Sugars: 1g
Protein: 0g

Exchanges per Serving: Free

Additional comments:

Recipe courtesy of Splenda, Inc. Splenda® is a no-calorie sweetener made from sugar that is suitable for diabetics.

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