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Joined: 2010-10-16

Does any one know why pickling recipes say add acid to all fruits and vegs for pickling " except figs". Can you not pickle figs? I saw a photo of balsamic pickled figs. Does anyone have a recipe for pickled figs?

Joined: 2009-08-07
Acid keeps bacteria from forming.

As for Pickled figs, you could try these:


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