Jerusalem-Artichoke Relish Recipe

Jerusalem-Artichoke Relish picture


Preparation Time30 MinCooking Time30 Min
Ready In1 Hr 0 MinDifficulty LevelEasy
Health IndexAverageCuisine
VegetarianMain Ingredient
Interest Group


 Jerusalem artichokes2 Pound
 Yellow onions4 Medium
 Red peppers3 Medium
 Salt1 Cup (16 tbs)
 Cider vinegar1 Quart
 Sugar2 Cup (32 tbs)
 Mustard seed1 Tablespoon
 Celery seed1 Tablespoon

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2801 Calories from Fat 79

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 9 g14.4%

Saturated Fat 0.65 g3.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 0 mg

Sodium 4011.5 mg167.1%

Total Carbohydrates 639 g212.9%

Dietary Fiber 33.8 g135%

Sugars 507.6 g

Protein 31 g61.6%

Vitamin A 241.4% Vitamin C 872.6%

Calcium 56.9% Iron 237%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet


1. To prepare artichokes scrub them well with a stiff brush and then pare and chop coarsely.
2. Coarsely chop onions and peppers.

3. In a large bowl mix well combining chopped vegetables, salt and 2 quarts cold water.
4. Cover and refrigerate overnight.
5. Next day, sterilize two 1-quart jars and leave in hot water until ready to fill.
6. Drain chilled vegetables and place in large kettle.
7. Add vinegar, sugar, mustard seed and celery seed and cook over moderate heat, stirring, until sugar is dissolved and mixture boils.
8. Reduce heat and simmer, uncovered and stirring occasionally, until relish is thick for about 30 minutes.
9. Completing one quart at a time, immediately ladle into sterilized jars to within 1/2 inch of top.
10. Cap at once as manufacturer directs.

11. Use as a side, with other dishes or as desired.