Old Recipe Green Tomato Relish

Truly the best relish you will ever taste!

Green Tomato Relish


3 lbs very firm, very green tomatoes

4 medium red apples

3 sweet red peppers

4 onions, peeled

4½ teaspoons salt

1½ teaspoons pepper

1½ teaspoons cinnamon

¾ teaspoon ground cloves

2½ cups sugar

1 pint vinegar


Wash tomatoes

Core apples – do not peel

Remove cores & seeds from peppers

Force apples and all vegetables through the coarse blade of a manual food chopper & set aside [Or chop all veggies by hand ~ do NOT use electric food processor]

Combine remaining ingredients & bring to boil in large kettle

Add vegetables and simmer uncovered 30-60 minutes or until thick, stirring occasionally

Pack into 4 or 5 sterilized pint jars & seal

Process in boiling water bath 10 minutes

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