Indian Cooking Recipe : Garlic Pickle
1 kg garlic
500 ml gingelly oil
30 nos lime fruits
30 gms coriander seeds
10 gms fenugreek (vendhayam in Tamil)
10 gms jeera
10 gms asafoetida
100 gma chilli powder
100 gms salt powder
100 gms jaggery (powdered)
10 gma turmeric powder
10 gms mustard
Fry coriander seeds, fenugreek, jeera and asafoetida
in a pan without adding oil till it turns brown in
Grind them in a mixie nicely. This is "Masala
Cut the lime fruits, extract the juice, filter and
Add a pinch of salt to this so that it may not turn
Heat the gingelly oil in a thick pan. Add mustard.
After it splutters, add the peeled garlic. When it
becomes one-fourth cooked add lime juice.
When the garlic becomes half cooked, add chilli powder,
masala powder and salt powder and turmeric powder.
When it becomes three fourths cooked, add the powdered
jaggery and keep it in the stove for 5 to 10 minutes.
Allow it to cool and store in bottles.