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Parwal Pickle Recipe — Parval Achar Recipe

Parwal Pickle Recipe — Parval Achar Recipe

Try out this amazing innovation of taste in lip smacking Parwal Pickle recipe. You might have tried out the usual pickles made from mango, lemons etc. Team up this one of a kind Bottle gourd pickle with any meal and relish amazing flavors. I am sure this pickle recipe will take everyone by surprise.

Here is an amazing Parwal Pickle recipe with pictures to make a tantalizing pickle very easily. Serve this spicy and tangy parwal pickle as an accompaniment along with any meal. Enjoy

Directions

Getting ready:

Scrape the outer layer of the parwal with a knife and cut the stalk from both the ends. Place them in a bowl and wash them thoroughly. Drain out the excess water from them. Now chop the parwal into ½ cm thick round pieces and place them in a bowl.parwal pickle

Making:

Place a vessel on flame and pour enough water into it to immerse to parwal nicely. Cover and let it simmer. When the water starts boiling, drop the parwal into it. Cover and cook them for another 3 minutes after the water starts boiling again.parwal pickle

5 minutes later, parwal will be boiled completely. Turn off the flame and transfer them on a sieve placed over a bowl. Now spread the parwal on a clean cloth and place them under sunlight or fan for an hour. After an hour, parwal will get dried then place them in a bowl.

parwal pickle

Place a pan on flame and pour oil into it. When the oil reaches smoke point, reduce the flame to low and allow the oil to cool down a bit. Oil has cooled down a little, drop the parwal into it. Add asafoetida and turmeric powder into the oil as well. Saute everything for a while and then turn off the flame.parwal pickle

Now add yellow mustard powder, fennel powder, fenugreek powder, salt and red chilly powder into the parwal. Stir to mix all the ingredients really well.

parwal pickle

Parwal has coated with the masala nicely, now add the vinegar into it and mix it thoroughly. Vinegar increases the taste and shelf life of the pickle. Parwal pickle is now ready, transfer it to a plate. You can consume the pickle right now but it will taste more scrumptious after 2 days. Store the pickle in a container and stir it thoroughly once in a day with a spoon.

parwal pickle

Serving:

Serve this spicy and tangy parwal pickle as an accompaniment along with any meal. Store this pickle in a container and relish eating it for 3 months.

Suggestion

  • Sterilize the container before storing the pickle. Use clean and dry spoon to take out the pickle.
Parwal Pickle Recipe -- Parval Achar Recipe
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Recipe type: pickle
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • Parwal – 9 medium size (300 grams)
  • Mustard oil - ¼ cup
  • Vinegar – 2 tbsp
  • Yellow/black mustard powder – 3 tsp
  • Fennel powder – 2 tsp
  • Fenugreek powder – 2 tsp
  • Salt – 2 tsp
  • Red chilly powder – 1 tsp
  • Turmeric powder – 1 tsp
  • Asafoetida – 2 to 3 pinches
Instructions
  1. Scrape the outer layer of the parwal with a knife and cut the stalk from both the ends. Place them in a bowl and wash them thoroughly. Drain out the excess water from them. Now chop the parwal into ½ cm thick round pieces and place them in a bowl.
  2. Place a vessel on flame and pour enough water into it to immerse to parwal nicely. Cover and let it simmer. When the water starts boiling, drop the parwal into it. Cover and cook them for another 3 minutes after the water starts boiling again.
  3. minutes later, parwal will be boiled completely. Turn off the flame and transfer them on a sieve placed over a bowl. Now spread the parwal on a clean cloth and place them under sunlight or fan for an hour. After an hour, parwal will get dried then place them in a bowl.
  4. Place a pan on flame and pour oil into it. When the oil reaches smoke point, reduce the flame to low and allow the oil to cool down a bit. Oil has cooled down a little, drop the parwal into it. Add asafoetida and turmeric powder into the oil as well. Saute everything for a while and then turn off the flame.
  5. Now add yellow mustard powder, fennel powder, fenugreek powder, salt and red chilly powder into the parwal. Stir to mix all the ingredients really well.
  6. Parwal has coated with the masala nicely, now add the vinegar into it and mix it thoroughly. Vinegar increases the taste and shelf life of the pickle. Parwal pickle is now ready, transfer it to a plate. You can consume the pickle right now but it will taste more scrumptious after 2 days. Store the pickle in a container and stir it thoroughly once in a day with a spoon.
  7. Serve this spicy and tangy parwal pickle as an accompaniment along with any meal. Store this pickle in a container and relish eating it for 3 months.