Christmas Pickles

From the Kitchen of Geneva Spiker Haught

Christmas Pickles


  • 1 quart dill pickles, cut any way you like
  • Drain all liquid off.
  • Put back in jar.
  • Add 1 1/4 cups sugar
  • 1 tsp. celery seed
  • Medium size onion, chopped fine
  • 3 tablespoons horseradish
  • 3 tablespoons vinegar
  • Put all back in jar and shake well to dissolve sugar.

Ready to eat in 3 to 5 days.


Bobbi Conley says she has made this recipe many times (using cider vinegar) and confirms it is delicious. “Even people that dislike horseradish LOVE these pickles. Of course, we don’t tell them about the horseradish until later.”