A simple recipe for a delectable pickle!
4 cups green mango, lighty pared and diced
Salt to taste
¼ cup gingelly oil
¼ tsp mustard powder
¼ tsp turmeric powder
½ cup chilli powder
1 tsp asafoetida powder
¼ tsp fenugreek powder
A few curry leaves
2 cups water, boiled and cooled
Toss the diced mango in salt. Set aside for two hours.
Heat the gingelly oil and fry the mustard, turmeric, chilli, asafoetida and fenugreek powders and curry leaves over a moderate flame.
Add the water and bring to boil.
Remove from fire and cool.
Stir in the marinated mango. Mix well and bottle.