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Date: 9/26/10 9:36 PM

My husband found a recipe online to can sliced green tomatoes. Slice 1/4" thick,place in wide mouth jar,cover with boiling water & process for 10min in water bath. Then use as usual. Has anyone ever tried this or anything similar?
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Date: 9/26/10 10:09 PM

The closest thing I've done is make green tomato piccalilli the same way. I can't remember the recipe I used, but it makes all pickle relish obsolete. Put it in tuna salad and wow.
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Date: 10/16/10 1:20 PM

I have made green tomato pickles many times, but that involves an acid, so am not sure about the safety issues. My recipes calls for a much longer water bath. I've lent out that book, so can't look up the exact time for you, sorry.
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Date: 10/16/10 1:58 PM

Sounds very similar to any standard canning recipe for whole, red tomatos. You should be fine. If you are worried try adding a Tablesoon of vinegar to each jar to raise the acidity.
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Date: 10/16/10 10:30 PM

I checked online with someone who is a canning expert. She did not think it was safe due to the short water bath time compared to ripe tomatoes.
I don't like the relishes & doubt my husband has ever even had any--regional differences.
The good thing is my tomatoes are getting ripe as the weather has been so weird around here we haven't had a heavy frost yet. The leaves on some of the trees have started turning gold, many are still pretty green. At this rate, I don't like to think what winter will be like.
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Date: 10/17/10 1:11 AM

My mom made this every year when I was little. I loved it.

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Date: 10/17/10 8:29 AM

I've never canned anything so can't comment about this, but ours have just gone into a pickle ( green tomato, small amount of onion and apple, raisins, vinegar, spices, sugar) which is very yummy.

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In reply to Julia C

Date: 10/18/10 9:39 PM

Yep. Keep in mind they will be too mushy to fry, but if you're okay with that, then go ahead. Add 5 minutes to the canning time to be on the safe side.

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