Really Hot Purple Pickled Eggs

Recipe: Appetizer : Really Hot Purple Pickled Eggs - Hot and tasty - A kitchen workhorse and the foundation of many party Appetizers, Hors d'oeuvre, and Snacks
Rated 4.7 / 5 based on 11 reviews

Prep Time: 10 min
Total Time: 35 min
Yield: 8 Serving

Nutrition Facts:
240 calories
9 grams fat

Ingredients

1 dozen large eggs

1 qt cider vinegar

1 large beet, peeled and thinly sliced

1/2 c sugar

10 small fresh hot chile peppers of your choice, halved

1/3 c Tabasco (anti-Tabasco faction may feel free to substitute)

3 TB cayenne pepper

2 TB coriander seeds

1 whole nutmeg, smashed to pieces (or 1 tsp ground nutmeg)

1 tsp cinnamon, or a couple of smashed cinnamon sticks

1 pinch mace

salt and freshly ground pepper to taste

Directions

1. Hardboil and peel eggs. Place in heatproof bowl.

2. Combine all remaining ingredients in a medium saucepan and bring to boil. Reduce heat and simmer until beet slices are tender, about 15 minutes.

3. Pour the hot liquid over the eggs, cover, and refrigerate. You can eat them as soon as they are cool, but they will be better in a day or two. They will keep for a month.






Latest Reviews

"Not that this recipe needs another five star review, but it is hands down the best pasta sauce I've ever made. I followed the recipe exactly except that I cut it in half, and it still made like a week's worth of sauce!" - lilybeeknitting

"I made this sauce and loved the taste. The only thing I didn't like was how thick it was 'like a paste thick'. Next time I will add a little water to loosen it up some." - rdarej3

"No tomatoes in this recipe for chicken enchiladas, just a satisfying cheese and chicken filling with..." - nunpunch

"A classic Italian dish prepared with tomato sauce and mozzarella, with a few additions by Chef..." - tammy schill

"I love this. Has anyone tried canning this?" - hillzo

"This recipe will give you two loaves of plain, sweet white bread that are quick and easy to make." - peg

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