First let me say, “phew.” After a week off, I’m still getting through
my 400 and some odd e-mails. I love this group of prolific and
Here’s my question. I remember reading something about making a small
parts basket out of the top of a laundry detergent cap. I think
that was in reference to use with a sonic cleaner, but does anyone
know if this would work with a pickle bath? Would the plastic cap
cause any contamination problems with the pickle?
To make the basket, all I did was drill holes in the bottom and
sides. I haven’t tried using it, however. If it does work, it will
be a lot quicker than trying to pick up small pieces out of the
bottom of the crock pot with tongs.