Reader recipe: Zucchini pickle
This moreish pickle from reader Susan Godinet won our reader recipe competition for preserves. It’s simply-made, helps use up a glut of zucchini and is a superb accompaniment to hard cheeses and cold cuts.
- Cover sliced zucchini and onion with water. Add the salt and leave for 1 hour. Drain and then let drip for about 15 minutes. Place in a saucepan.
- Boil together the rest of the ingredients, pour over the zucchini and onion and stand for 1 hour.
- Place over a medium heat, bring to the boil and boil for 4 minutes. Bottle in hot jars.
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