Tuesday, October 5, 2010

Lemon pickle (Naranga achar)

Hai all my blogger friends i realy missed everyones post because i took a short break.Was with my parents in india....enjoyed rain very well....
After a long break i feel so so lazy .......Will be soon very active in blogging..
Pickle is very popular around india.It is also a side dish in most of the indians lunch...There are different kinds of pickle.Here iam sharing lemon pickle with you.

Pickle masala powder-4 tsp ( i used eastern pickle powder)
Chilli powder-if needed
Vinegar-1/4 -1/2 cup
Green chillies-4
Garlic -5 tsp chopped
Ginger -3 tsp chopped
Curry leaves - 3-4 srings
Mustard seeds-3/4 tsp
Salt to taste
coconut oil-3-4 tsp

1.Clean limes and cut each into 4 or 8 pieces.
2.Now add vinegar,salt and chilli powder and let it rest for 1 day.
3.Heat oil in a pan and add mustard seed and wait for some times.Now add ginger,garlic,green chillies and curry leaves.Fry till the garlic turns light brown.
4.Now add pockle powder and add the lime pieces and mix well.Now check the salt.If you want you can add 2 pinch of sugar.
5.Remove from fire and let it cool in room temperature.
6.Transfer the pickle to a jar.
7.Now let it rest for 1 week.
8.Refrigerate the pickle after opening.


Priya said...

Tempting and droolworthy lemon pickle..

Hari Chandana said...

very tempting pickle.. looks perfect !!

Jay said...

Welcome back Beena...hope you had a wonderful time...we missed your yummy specials too...

Mouth watery pickle ...nice clicks dear..

Tasty Appetite

Rumana Rawat said...

Yummy Pickle:)

Jaisy James said...

welcome back dear, njan orthu ithu evide poyi ennu. appol udane tanne active akuka. pickle adipoli ayittundu

Kairali sisters said...

my fav pickle...ahha anveshichu vannapolekum aalu eny ethyallo.. welcome back beena..Hope to see you around with loads of specials ffrom Amma....

Nitha said...

Welcome back Beena... Pickle looks great..

Satya said...

tung tickling pickle .. drooling here


kothiyavunu.com said...

Good to see u back in action beena.. adipoli pickle!!

Yummy Team said...

Glad to see you back in action :)Ente fav pickle annu ethu..Nice recipe!!

Suja Sugathan said...

Glad to see you back dear..missed u
tempting and delicious pickle.

Rekha shoban said...

welcome back nithu...vacation adichu policha?

Dr.Sameena Prathap


Yummy naranga pickle dear...looks hot and spicy!!



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