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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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Bobby, Iva, South Carolina December 18, 2013
“Woo hoo my 5lbs of alum made it a day early and now I'm tanning my hide. Thank you for the awesome service and the great product. Ya'll have the best prices out there!!!”
Karen, Perdido, AL December 6, 2013
“Could not have asked for quicker response or better service! I'll be sure to use this company again in the future and tell everyone about the great service. Thanks!!”
Philip, Prosperity, South Carolina October 9, 2013
Excellent ship time.
harrichand, new jersey, nj September 4, 2013
“thank you all for shipping my alum powder before the date you said .I HAVE IT. I CAN RELY ON YOU GUYS ANY TIME ONCE AGAIN THANK YOU ALL HARRY”
Joanne, Reno, NV July 20, 2013
“Thanks for your prompt delivery of my powdered Alum. My pickles are pickling thanks to you. ”
Tom, Albuquerque, NM July 19, 2013
“Alum is Alum, but with a great price and happy, fast service, one can't go wrong.”
Elizabethe, Palmyra, NY July 17, 2013
“On time and delicious, also the cheapest price on the net for pickling alum.”
Phil, Morris Plains, NJ July 2, 2013
“Yes, I'm nuts over Nuts.com. I got my delivery so fast it was like they were next door! I am now a life time customer, Thank God the internet came through with a superior local supplier.”
Beverly, Bristol, Vermont July 2, 2013
“I am so amazed how fast my order came ,, ordered on a Friday and it came the very next day,, can't wait to start the project with the kiddos,, I def will be ordering again ,, p.s thanks so much for the free sample ,, ”
Tanja, Luverne, Al June 28, 2013
“Just received my dill seed and alum!! Very pleased!!! Thanks so much and the chili lemon pistachios that you sent EXTRA were de-lish!!!!!”
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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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