10.29.11

Sweet Tinda Pickle Recipe

Ingredients:
Salt – 30 g
Tinda (peeled and cut in big pieces) – 1 ¼ kg
Vinegar – 1 cup
Red chilli powder – 3 tsp
Mustard oil – 1 ½ cup
Black pepper – 2 tsp
Jaggery – 180 g
Mustard powder – 8 tsp
Onion – 2 Nos.
Ground spices – 3 tsp
Ground ginger – 2 tsp
Tamarind – 60 g

Method Of Preparation:
1.Soak tamarind in the vinegar.
2.Grind onion and garlic.
3.Heat the oil and let it be smoky. In it fry the onion and garlic paste. Let it turn light brown.
4.Then add in red chillies, tinda pieces and ginger.
5.Then stir in pepper, crushed jaggery, salt, soaked tamarind, mustard and spices. Cook for a while.
6.Then cool and put them in a jar. Leave the jar in sun for three days. You must shake the jar daily.
7.5 days later the pickle is ready for serving if its summer. In winter the pickle will be ready in a week’s time.

10.29.11

Tinda Pickle Recipe

Ingredients:
Salt – ½ cup
Tinda – 1 kg
Red chilli powder – 2 tsp
Mustard seeds – 4 tsp
Mustard oil – 2 cups
Turmeric – 2 tsp
Fenugreek seeds  – 2 tsp
Coriander powder – 3 tsp
Aniseed – 3 tsp

Method Of Preparation:
1.Peel the tinda and cut them in 4 pieces each.
2.Then boil them in salty water till almost tender.
3.Put them in a basket and let the water drain.
4.Roast mustard seeds, aniseed and fenugreek till light brown. Then grind them coarsely.
5.Mix together red chili powder, ground ingredients, salt, oil and turmeric. Then mix this in the boiled tindas.
6.Then place them in a clean jar and leave aside for about a week. Shake daily and serve after a week.

07.7.11

Tinda Pickle Recipe

Ingredients:
1 kg Tinda
2 teaspoons Turmeric (Haldi)
4 teaspoons Mustard seeds (Rai/Sarson)
3 teaspoons Coriander (Dhania) powder
3 teaspoons aniseed
2 teaspoons fenugreek seeds
2 cups Mustard Oil (Sarson Ka Tel)
2 teaspoons Red chili pepper (Lal Mirchi)
1/2 cup Salt (Namak)

How to make tinda pickle:

  • Peel and cut tinda into 4 pieces each.
  • Boil the tinda in salt water until nearly tender.
  • Put on basket to drain.
  • Roast aniseed, fenugreek and mustard seeds until light brown, grind coarsely.
  • Mix ground ingredients, turmeric, salt, Red chili pepper and oil together and mix boiled tindas.
  • Put in a clean jar.
  • Leave for 6 days and shake it once daily.
  • Serve after one week.