3 recipes for easy homemade pickles

  • Pickled peaches are easy to make and will add a surprising, summery tang to ice cream or pound cake. (Gretchen McKay/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/TNS)

  • Pickled peaches are easy to make and will add a surprising, summery tang to ice cream or pound cake. (Gretchen McKay/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/TNS)

  • Old-fashioned bread and butter pickles are flavored with brown sugar and onion, with turmeric adding a lovely golden hue. (Gretchen McKay/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/TNS)

  • Easy refrigerator dill pickles start with fresh pickling cucumbers, which are widely available at farmers markets in late summer. (Gretchen McKay/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/TNS)

It’s the rare person who doesn’t love pickles.