Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

Salt Away Your Vegetables


The front cover shows green and yellow vegetables dancing around two canisters and one bag of Worcester Salt on a red and white background. At the top is "Salt away your" in white and "VEGETABLES" in green on a black background. The back cover has "Tasty, Delicious Vegetables are preserved with Worcester Salt" in black and red above a bag and two canisters of Worcester Salt on a white background. The bottom half is blue with a promotion for Worcester Salt in white print with the company name, address and locations at the bottom. The front end page has a red and blue banner across the top and down the left with "Medals of Merit" and four silver medallions and a list of the awards given Worcester Salt. An introduction about selecting vegetables and type of salt precedes instructions for Preservation of Vegetables by Dry Salting, The Curing of Vegetables by Fermentation and Pickling. Recipes follow for several types of pickles and pickled beets. The back end page has information to solve "Pickle Troubles."

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Worcester Salt

Publisher: Worcester Salt Co. (New York, N.Y.)

1945 (ca.)

12 p.

17.1 x 13.3 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.


Citation: Salt Away Your Vegetables. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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