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Alum powder is a crystalline powder that is most commonly used in pickling; it keeps pickles firm and crispy.
THIS ALUM WILL NOT GROW CRYSTALS.
Alum powder is often used to firm and crispen pickles by letting them soak in a sealed brine solution of water, vinegar, salt, spices, and alum powder for several weeks. Cucumbers should be pickled at the peak of freshness because they will become soft after a few days. Use up to 1/4 teaspoon of alum per pint of solution.
Alum's tissue-shrinking properties gave it a starring role in multiple episodes of the cartoon Looney Tunes in which alum was shown to comically shrink the characters' heads and pucker up lips.
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Martha, Dallas, NC July 10, 2014
“As usual....I was completely surprised at how FAST the shipment came. I am making pickles and needed the alum powder-- pronto!
Your company is great! I love the samples that we got and plan on ordering more of the delicious figs for sure! Thanks again!”
samuel, de soto, WI May 2, 2014
“very pleased with the product the price and the service i would recommend this site to anyone. in fact i have. if they don't have it you don't need it.”
Dale, Hamilton, TX April 24, 2014
“Everyone says I'm a little nutty. Thanks for the prompt delivery. The alum will be used to doctor my horse! Will shop your nutty co. again.”
Wendy, Hazlet, NJ April 19, 2014
“Thank you for the alum powder it was hard to find and glad I found it. I was impressed with the delivery and the packaging. Will be ordering again”
Kristina, Freeman, MO March 27, 2014
“Great price for alum. Received package before estimated arrival date. Cool packaging! Maybe I will have to come back and purchase some more in the future.”
chris, brook park, oh March 8, 2014
“ty, fast delivery, cheaper than walmart pricing”
Jack, PORT ORCHARD, WA February 12, 2014
“The first thing I opened was the sugar free bridge mix. Good job.
PS I use the alum for tanning and the mix for fun.”
Claudia, New Orleans, Louisiana January 9, 2014
“Great service and very fast. Just yesterday I saw that Wal-Mart sells the same product for $3.29 for a little jar when I can get a whole pound from you for only $2.99 !
Great job guys!!!”
Cyndi, Madras, Oregon January 7, 2014
“I ordered a 5 lb bag of alum for tanning rabbit hides. Nuts.com had the best price and I am amazed at how fast it arrived. Correspondences on when and where the package was made it clear that you have great customer service.”
Stephanie, York, PA January 2, 2014
“You guys are great... I needed some alum for a cub scout science project and you had just what I needed. I also got some mocha beans for myself as a treat and you snuck in a little something extra. Shipping was fast and I couldn't be happier. You're on my favorites list for sure!”
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Christy, Sawyer, MN July 11, 2014
“I ordered 3 lbs. of alum powder for tanning. Nuts.com had the best price I could find, and my order came so fast! I came home to find my package opened by my daughter, who was so intrigued by the messages on the box, and said she just couldn't help herself, lol! I will definitely order other items, and am telling all my friends!”
Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy, and milk products.
Store at room temperature for up to 1 year.
Country of Origin: United States
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