Lemon Pickle, Nimbu Achaar


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Enjoy the tongue tickling Lemon pickle recipe made at home with whole lime, spice powders and oil. This tangy lime based achaar is best enjoyed as accompaniment with stuffed parathas or dal-chawal.

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Lemon Pickle, Nimbu Achaar recipe - How to make Lemon Pickle, Nimbu Achaar

Preparation Time:    Cooking Time:    Total Time:     Makes 1 jar

Ingredients
ingredients
8 lemons
1/4 cup salt
1/2 tsp turmeric powder (haldi)
1/2 tsp carom seeds (ajwain)
4 green chillies
50 mm piece ginger (adrak) julliennes
6 whole red chillies , coarsely ground
Method
How to proceed

  1. Wash the lemons thoroughly. Wipe them dry using a dry kitchen towel.
  2. Cut 4 lemons into 2 halves each. Squeeze out the juice of the lemons. Separately keep aside the lemon juice and lemon skins.
  3. Cut 4 slits on each of the remaining lemons. Place all the lemons and lemon skins in a sterilised glass jar.
  4. Combine the lemon juice, salt, turmeric powder, green chillies, ginger and ground red chillies and mix well.
  5. Pour this mixture over the lemons. Press down the lemons in the jar with a spoon so that the lemon juice covers the lemons.
  6. Cover with a lid and keep in the sun for 8 to 10 days or until the lemons are soft and their skins give way under the pressure of your thumb. Toss the ingredients in the jar occasionally.


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This recipe was contributed by tiwari_anuja on 03 May 2018


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