Mrs. Wages® Pickled Okra & Vegetables Quick Process® Vegetable Mix
A Southern favorite, the Mrs. Wages® brand makes it simple to transform okra and vegetables and preserve your harvest. Each pack makes 7 quarts of crisp, pickled okra and vegetables, the perfect addition to your relish tray, cocktail, salad or as a snack.
Before beginning any canning project, be sure to familiarize yourself with the process, the equipment you need and the ingredients. The pickled okra and vegetables are ready to eat 24 hours after preparation.
- Net Wt. 3.36 oz (95.3 g)
- Yields: 7 quarts
Ingredients: SALT, MALTODEXTRIN, SPICE, NATURAL FLAVOR
PICKLED OKRA & VEGETABLESMakes 7 Quarts
- 5 cups 1-inch chopped carrots (about 2 lbs)
- 7 cups 1-inch chopped okra (about 2 ½ lbs raw pack)
- 7 cups 1-inch chopped cauliflower florets (about 2 small heads)
- 9 cups diced red & yellow bell peppers (about 7 peppers)
- 11 cups Mrs. Wages® White Distilled Vinegar (5% acidity)
- 2 ⅓ cup sugar
- 3 cups water
- 1 pouch Mrs. Wages® Pickled Okra & Vegetables Mix
PREPARE & PROCESS home canning jars and lids according to
manufacturer’s instructions for sterilized jars. Keep jars hot.
WASH and trim vegetables. Set aside in a large bowl.
COMBINE Mrs. Wages® White Distilled Vinegar, sugar, water and Mrs. Wages®
Pickled Okra & Vegetables Mix in a large non-reactive saucepan. Do not use
aluminum. Bring mixture just to boil over medium heat, stirring constantly until
mixture dissolves. Remove from heat.
PACK vegetables into sterilized hot jars, leaving ½-inch headspace. Evenly
divide hot pickling liquid among the packed jars, leaving ½-inch headspace.
Unused brine may be stored in a non-reactive container up to 1 week in
refrigerator. Remove air bubbles, wipe rim and cap each jar as it is filled. If more
liquid is needed for proper headspace, add a mix of 3 parts hot vinegar and 1
part hot water.
PROCESS pints 10 minutes*, quarts 15 minutes*, in a boiling water bath
canner. Turn off heat, carefully remove canner lid, and let jars stand for 5
minutes in canner. Remove jars. Let jars sit undisturbed to cool at room
temperature for 12 to 24 hours. Test jars for airtight seals according to
manufacturer’s directions. If jars do not completely seal, refrigerate and
consume within 1 week.
Product is ready to eat after 24 hours. Before serving, chill to enhance flavor
and crispness. Store properly processed shelf-stable product in a cool place,
and use within 1 year.