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Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: neilep on 24/08/2008 21:25:38
Dearest all,

Will ewe take a look at these beauties ?


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There's some quality cucumber joy happening right there !

I've been eating a lot recently....there's nothing more I like than to place my cucumber in my hand and let it bring me joy !! *oh gawwwwwd...how much farther can I get away with these ?*
[;D] [;D]


What I'd like to know is, when I've finished my cucumbers can I cut up a bog standard cucumber, whack it in the jar and pickle it ?..will that happen ?..


whajafink ?



neil
Cucumber Enjoyer

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mwah mwah mwah !!
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: JimBob on 24/08/2008 21:48:51
Haven't we been here before - a previous thread and a use in another thread

http://www.thenakedscientists.com/forum/index.php?topic=4123.0

http://www.thenakedscientists.com/forum/index.php?topic=2914.msg22721#msg22721
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: LeeE on 24/08/2008 21:56:37
I pickled some eggs in old pickled onion vinegar once and they were fine.  They were a bit brown, and I'd also chucked in lots of curry powder too...
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: neilep on 24/08/2008 22:14:24
My apols for the re-occurence of previous questions asked !...even more so if i'm the one who's asked them !!
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: neilep on 24/08/2008 22:17:24
Hmm..after re-reading the posts to wit the 'old and confused ' has referred to I would like to point out that the previous question referred to OTHER uses...not the same use...so there !!

*sticks tongue out...blows raspberry and bottom burps in his general direction*
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: neilep on 24/08/2008 22:19:11
I pickled some eggs in old pickled onion vinegar once and they were fine.  They were a bit brown, and I'd also chucked in lots of curry powder too...


Thank Ewe LeeE


Hmmm...pickled eggs !!...oh my !!  ewe just gotta luff em !!

..and may I commend ewe on your excellent idea to add a variation in the form of curry powder !!....oh my !!...what an explosive combination !!
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: JimBob on 24/08/2008 22:29:57
Hmm..after re-reading the posts to wit the 'old and confused ' has referred to I would like to point out that the previous question referred to OTHER uses...not the same use...so there !!

*sticks tongue out...blows raspberry and bottom burps in his general direction*


to wit the 'old and confused ' - I don't believe Doctor Beaver has been on-line this weekend. To whom are you referring?

Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: neilep on 25/08/2008 00:09:48
Hmm..after re-reading the posts to wit the 'old and confused ' has referred to I would like to point out that the previous question referred to OTHER uses...not the same use...so there !!

*sticks tongue out...blows raspberry and bottom burps in his general direction*


to wit the 'old and confused ' - I don't believe Doctor Beaver has been on-line this weekend. To whom are you referring?



Why yes..yes..I of course meant his royal beaverness  [::)] [::)]

Actually.....(https://www.thenakedscientists.com/forum/proxy.php?request=http%3A%2F%2Fbestsmileys.com%2Ftextinbubble2%2F8.gif&hash=30202179ffeccb0549f1327d38edfd5b) and (https://www.thenakedscientists.com/forum/proxy.php?request=http%3A%2F%2Fbestsmileys.com%2Ftextinbubble2%2F17.gif&hash=6f400742754e55427ff80374e51327b8)
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: Karen W. on 25/08/2008 07:46:03
Use it but keep it refrigerated.
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: neilep on 25/08/2008 14:43:20
Use it but keep it refrigerated.

Yes, yes keep it in the fridge !!...good advice !...and there I was ready to store it in a lukewarm oven for all eternity !!

Phew !!...ewe saved me there  [;D]
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: Karen W. on 25/08/2008 19:48:40
From What....???? LOL...
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: neilep on 25/08/2008 20:21:36
From What....???? LOL...

..........From not keeping my cucumbers in the fridge !!
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: Karen W. on 25/08/2008 20:51:57
lol...OK..I Guilty I drive my kids batty telling them to make sure they take all the proper precautions so they don't poison themselves!!! Yeah Yeah Yeah.. LOL So you already know that eh??? Hee hee hee! Sorry, I stated the obvious.. A bad habbit I guess!
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: H2O2 on 27/08/2008 17:00:19
Hi, my mother always told me to take a few sips of pickle vinager when I have a sore throat, seems to work a treat. especialy if you gargle with the stronger variety. you could do this with your old vinager instead. Or its great for cleaning the windows if you put i on newspaper it reacts with the paper and takes all the dirt off easily.
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: neilep on 27/08/2008 17:20:11
lol...OK..I Guilty I drive my kids batty telling them to make sure they take all the proper precautions so they don't poison themselves!!! Yeah Yeah Yeah.. LOL So you already know that eh??? Hee hee hee! Sorry, I stated the obvious.. A bad habbit I guess!

Glad ewe didn't bite my head off for being cheeky !  [;)]
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: neilep on 27/08/2008 17:21:23
Hi, my mother always told me to take a few sips of pickle vinager when I have a sore throat, seems to work a treat. especialy if you gargle with the stronger variety. you could do this with your old vinager instead. Or its great for cleaning the windows if you put i on newspaper it reacts with the paper and takes all the dirt off easily.

This is great advice from our new bestest chum. Welcome H202 and thanks for the excellent tips. [:)]
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: Bored chemist on 27/08/2008 20:58:01
While we are stating the obvious, as the vinegar soaks into the pickle, the water from the cucumber leaches out into the vinegar and dilutes it. If you reuse it often enough it won't be acid enough to kill bacteria.
Just a thought.
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: neilep on 27/08/2008 21:05:18
While we are stating the obvious, as the vinegar soaks into the pickle, the water from the cucumber leaches out into the vinegar and dilutes it. If you reuse it often enough it won't be acid enough to kill bacteria.
Just a thought.

Excellent point ! Thank You Bored Chemist


But will the water eventually evaporate away leaving a concentrated vinegar solution ? If I left the lid off ?

hmmmm............I bet you're going to tell me that vinegar evaporates more so than water now !! [:)]
Title: Can I Reuse The Pickled Liquid In Pickled Cucumber Jars ?
Post by: Karen W. on 27/08/2008 21:25:05
lol...OK..I Guilty I drive my kids batty telling them to make sure they take all the proper precautions so they don't poison themselves!!! Yeah Yeah Yeah.. LOL So you already know that eh??? Hee hee hee! Sorry, I stated the obvious.. A bad habbit I guess!

Glad ewe didn't bite my head off for being cheeky !  [;)]

Why would I bite your head off anyways ??? LOL!