Mango-Ginger Pickle/Manga Inji Achar

Does that ring a bell? Mango ginger-a spice crop which has the goodness of both Mango and ginger.
Looks of ginger and taste of raw mango with a tinch of ginger kick!
Botanically speaking this spice is neither related to mango nor ginger, but to turmeric instead
Interested to know more about the Mango Ginger. Here you go
The rhizome has excellent medicinal properties and finds extensive use in the indigenous system of medicine. It is, appetizer, antipyretic, aphrodisiac and laxative. It is useful in biliousness, itching, skin diseases, bronchitis, asthma, hiccough and inflammation due to injuries. The rhizomes and roots are carminative and stomachic and in crushed pulp form they are applied over contusions, sprains and bruises for rapid healing.
Info Courtesy: Kissan Kerala


Mango-Ginger Pickle/Manga Inji Achar 
Ingredients
1/3 Cup Mango Ginger
2 tspn Red Chili powder
2 tspn Sesame Oil
½ tspn Roasted Fenugreek powder
Curry leaves 10 nos
2 Dried Red chillies
½ tspn Mustard seeds
Salt to taste


Directions
Peel of the skin and finely chop the Mango ginger
Add the salt and chili powder to it and mix well.
Now prepare the tempering by heating the oil in a pan.
Once the oil is hot enough, add in the mustard seeds.
Once it crackles add the roasted fenugreek powder, curry leaves and dried red chilies
Sauté for few seconds and add this to the marinated mango ginger and mix well.
Let it sit for a day and have it the following day, that way it tastes better !


17 Comments:

  1. This is such a wonderful recipe..Thanks for posting it..Bookmarked..

    Aarthi
    http://www.yummytummyaarthi.com/

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  2. Very nice and tangy pickle, perfect one with curd rice

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  3. Yummy and mouth watering recipe...

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  4. Very tasty and tangy looking pickle. Photography is simply stunning.

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  5. Love it with yogurt rice,cool clicks.

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  6. pickle looks really yumm yumm..nice cliks......Thanx 4 d super dish dear.......
    Maha

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  7. Love this, tastes great even with some salt, chilli and lemon juice, awesome clicks Ramya..

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  8. did you get to buy this in singapore? i love chutney made with it!

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    1. @ Nags:Yap,I got it from the vegetable shop opposite Mustafa

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  9. Wow..that sound delicious and looks stunning. Love your presentation.

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  10. Pickle looks mouthwatering and yumm... love to have with curd rice.

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  11. spicy,healthy and very tempting pickle...love the clicks...

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