Pickled Green Tomatoes

Use this recipe to make Pickled Green Tomatoes and Shrimp Toast.

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  • Yield: Makes 2 pints

Photography: Christopher Testani

Source: Martha Stewart Living, September 2015


  • 1 1/2 cups distilled white vinegar or apple-cider vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon whole black peppercorns
  • 1/2 teaspoon coriander seeds
  • 3 whole allspice berries
  • 2 dried bay leaves
  • Coarse salt
  • 4 small green tomatoes (1 pound), cut into 1/4-inch slices
  • 6 thin slices white onion


  1. Combine vinegar, 3/4 cup water, sugar, spices, and 2 tablespoons salt in a saucepan. Bring to a boil, stirring until sugar is dissolved. Fill clean containers tightly with tomatoes and onion. Add boiling brine to cover completely. Let cool completely. Cover, label, and refrigerate at least 1 week before serving, or up to 3 months.