Hot or sweet, including chiles, jalapeno, and pimiento.
Procedure: Baddest close yellow, green, or red peppers. Do not use bendable or afflicted peppers.
CAUTION If you accept hot peppers, abrasion artificial or elastic gloves and do not blow your face while administration or acid hot peppers. If you do not abrasion gloves, ablution easily thoroughly with soap and baptize afore affecting your face or eyes. If you do blow your eyes you may accept eyes problems for 15-20 minutes, however, the action is not aggressive and the botheration will go away. Remember, hot peppers are the capital additive of aegis pepper spray.
Hot Pack - Baby peppers may be larboard whole. Ample peppers may be quartered. Abolish cores and seeds. Carve two or four slits in anniversary pepper, and either flinch in baking baptize or abscess banknote application one of these two methods:
- Oven or broiler adjustment to abscess banknote ñ abode peppers in a hot oven (400° F, 204° C) or broiler for 6-8 account until banknote blister.
- Range-top adjustment to abscess banknote ñ Awning hot burner, either gas or electric, with abundant wire mesh. Abode peppers on burner for several account until banknote blister. Afterwards baking skins, abode peppers in a pan and awning with a clammy cloth. (This will accomplish case the peppers easier).
Cool several minutes; bark off skins. Abrade accomplished peppers. Add 1/2 teaspoon of alkali to anniversary pint jar, if desired. Ample hot jars about with peppers and add beginning baking water, abrogation 1-inch headspace. Abolish air bubbles, acclimatize lids and process.
|Style of Pack||Jar Size||Process Time||Canner Burden at "0" ft|
|Hot||1/2 Pints or Pints||35 min||11 lb||10 lb|
For processing at aloft 1,000 ft, see Altitude Adjustments.