Thursday, October 27, 2016
Gateway to Sikhism
Punjabi Carrot Pickle


3 medium carrots peeled
1 medium caulifower stalks removed
1/2 cup salt
1/4 cup red chilli powder
1 tbsp. turmeric
1 cup vinegar
1 cup jaggery grated


  1. Cut carrots lengthwise into four, or six, if very thick.

  2. Cut lengths into 1 1/2 inch stubs. Keep aside.

  3. Separate cauliflower florets.

  4. Break to halves if very big.

  5. They should match size of carrot pieces.

  6. Add chilli, salt, turmeric. Toss well.

  7. Transfer to a clean dry bowl,

  8. Keep in sun for 4 days.

  9. Heat vinegar till warm.

  10. Add jaggery, stir.

  11. Heat further till vinegar is very hot, and jaggery has melted.

  12. Cool to room temperature. Add to sunned vegetables.

  13. Transfer to a clean dry pickle jar, close lid tightly.

  14. Marinate in a warm dark place for 5-6 days.

  15. Turn well with a spoon;

  16. Serve with chappatis, rices or just about anything.

Making time: 1 hour (marinating 4 + 5 days)
Makes: 1 kg. pickle (approx.)
Shelflife: 3-4 months refrigerated will strive to be most comprehensive directory of Historical Gurudwaras and Non Historical Gurudwaras around the world.

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