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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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Carla, Mahwah, NJ December 27, 2011
“Thank you so much for the very timely arrival of my order. Everything arrived perfectly, well packaged and in prime condition. Can't wait to use everything and looking forward to placing more orders with you again.
Jamie, Lubbock, Texas November 29, 2011
“I just got my package of alum. That was the fastest delivery that I have received. It actually arrived a day early. Now I can start tanning the deer hides that I have in the deep freezer.”
Andrea, Hollywood, Florida November 28, 2011
“Quick, neat, & professional. Quality too. I would definitely recommend this website to others. ”
Mary, Green Bay, Virginia November 17, 2011
“We were so glad you had Alum! We could not find it in bulk anywhere at such a great price! Our order came exactly when you said it would! Oh, and the gift--Thank You, came just in time for the holiday baking! May God bless you for nutsonline! ”
Charles, Eagle Point, Or. November 12, 2011
“Hi you all
I got my order in record time. Now I can continue to tan my bear hide. Thank you for the great service. I will order from you-all next time
Darrel, Bly, OR October 26, 2011
“Awesome service, delivery came right on time and great quality product. thanks!”
Jake, Lafayette, In October 19, 2011
“The nuts cracked my tooth! Jk the alum I ordered got here just when they said it would be here... Now to start tanning hides. I'm probably going to need more and Im going to have to order salt too. You nuts are nuts and Im going to keep using you... You're going into my speed dial.”
Terry , Rio Rancho, NM September 9, 2011
“Thanks guys. I got first class service and a great product.
p.s. thanks for the gift”
Bob July 29, 2011
“Unbelievably quick delivery. When I order something, I usually want it right away and end up waiting a couple of weeks for it to arrive. Not with you guys. I placed an order and it was on my doorstep 2 days later. Thanks for the prompt delivery. You are to be commended!”
Mary, Riceville, TN July 23, 2011
“I couldn't believe how fast I received my shipment. Your prices are terrific. Thanks!!!”
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Donna, Edmond, OK August 27, 2014
“Alum was impossible for me to find. I use this for a recipe for Sweet Irish Pickles...THANK YOU for carrying it! I exhaused all my avenues, including pharmacies here in Oklhaoma. NO one had Alum. I got puzzled looks and the comment= " Ihave never heard of it"”
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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