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Does a cucumber turn into a pickle?

If the process of making pickles sounds difficult, don't worry. The cucumbers become the pickles and the other ingredients make up the juice in which the pickles are stored. The primary ingredient after cucumbers is acetic acid, more commonly known as vinegar. After water, vinegar makes up most of the pickle juice.

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Just so, is a cucumber and a pickle the same thing?

Cucumbers are soaked in a brine or vinegar base, normally with plenty of extra herbs and seasonings. Because the term pickle refers to pickled cucumbers, these other products would be called pickled peppers and pickled carrots. So pickles and cucumbers are the same in that they come from the same thing: the cucumber.

Subsequently, question is, why can I eat pickles but not cucumbers? You are not allergic to cucumbers, some fruit and vegetable molecules have the same shape as pollen molecules that a lot of people are allergic to. Pickling, cooking or canning changes the shape of the molecules and ends the allergy”, im allergic to cucumbers, but not pickles, Phish Discussion Topic .

Also know, how long does it take to turn a cucumber into a pickle?

To make refrigerator dill pickles, mix sliced cucumbers with vinegar, salt, sugar, dill, garlic and onion. Put them in a jar with a tight lid. Shake the jar a couple of times a day for five days. The pickles will be ready to eat in five days to one week.

Is it possible to Unpickle a pickle?

No, but you can untoast toast. Just put it in the fridge. Yes, but perhaps you should ask the pickle what it wants first. De-pickling is a commitment, and you should respect your pickle's feelings on the matter.

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