Instant Andhra Style Tomato Pickle

Pickle is such a important part of the staple at my house and we can never have enough of it. Tomato pickle or Tomato Thokku is one such seasonal pickle that I make in summer months when there is an

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Hari Mirch ke Tipore | Green Chili Pickle

    I grew up in Uttar Pradesh for a good part of my life and their cuisine is something that is very close to my heart. We love the pickles that they make and recently when craving for one

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Mango Thokku – Maangai Thokku – Grated Raw Mango Pickle

  Summer is almost over and today is the first day kids are back in school. Summers in India always means fresh homemade pickles that are made and stored for the entire year. Avakkai and Maavadu are my two favorite

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Cranberry Pickle / Kuruthi Nelli Oorukkai

A Spicy Indian style Pickle made with fresh Cranberries. The pickle is sweet, spicy and tart and has something for everyone. Cranberry juice is a common juice found in my refrigerator since my son just loves it. For me, to

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Thakkali Thokku/Tomato Pickle – BM # 32

The tomato season is coming to an end soon.  This month’s blogging marathon had been a wonderful way for me to show my readers what I do with my tomatoes every year. Thakkali thokku or Tomato Pickle is an excellent

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Menthiya Mangai Urugai | Cut Mango Pickle

  Who could resist the round green raw mangoes when we see them in the grocery store? In India we are restricted to getting fresh raw mangoes only during the summer months (though now things are changing and they are

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Apple Thokku | Apple pickle

  This spicy Apple Thokku | Apple pickle is the best use of all the excess apple that we pick during the fall season. Apple pickle works great for tart and/or sour apples. It is fall in the Northeast and

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