Saturday, September 13, 2008

Cauliflower Pickle

This is my submission for the event-Think Spice...Think...Fenugreek, hosted by


Cauliflower florets-4 cups
Red dry chilli powder-5 tablespoons
Turmeric powder-1/4 teaspoon
Fenugreek seeds-1 tablespoon
Garlic cloves-6
Lime or lemon juice-4 tablespoons
Salt-4 tablespoons
Oil-1 cup


1. Wash and keep the cauliflower florets in warm salt water for two minutes.
2. Drain the water and wipe them with a dry towel and lay them on a cloth under the sun or under the fan for ten minutes to make sure they are not wet.
3. Dry roast the fenugreek seeds and grind them into a powder.
4. Gind the garlic into a coarse paste.
5. Take a big bowl and add the cauliflower florets, chilli powder, salt, fenugreek powder, turmeric powder, garlic paste, lime juice and oil to it.
6. Wipe your hands with a dry towel and mix all the ingredients thoroughly and transfer them into a clean dry bottle.
7. Cover it for one or two days and mix it again.
8. Serve it with hot rice or chapathis. This pickle keeps for two weeks.


Uma said...

never knew we can make such an easy pickle with cauliflower! Thanks for the simple recipe dear! Looks so spicy and delicious.


Thats a very unusual recipe,thanx for sharing!

Kitchen Flavours said...

This looks simple and easy. Very soon i will try this out.

Daily Meals said...

This is one of our favourite pickle Uma!

Hi Raks Kitchen! I often make this pickle for my son.

Please do give it a try Kitchen Flavours! I am sure that you will like it.

Jaya said...

Pickle looks so delicious and with cauliflowers, so new to me , Thanks for sharing this recipe.
hugs and smiles

Sagari said...

thats a delecious and new pickle recipe

Daily Meals said...

Thank you Jaya!

Thank you Sagari!

Bhawna said...

yum pickle...very nice recipe. Though i'm not very good with pickles but i'm going to try this one.

kittie said...

This is a lovely recipe - I always thought pickles were much more work than this!

Thanks for sharing with Think Spice!

SriLekha said...

pickle with cauliflower? really an unique and a new recipe for me!
Visit my blog while u find time and join in the chicken event going in my blog!

Menu Today said...

Hi Vijaya,
I like your pickle very much. thanks for sharing this recipe.

Daily Meals said...

Hi Kittie:) Thank you for hosting this event...

Thank you Srilekha:)

Please give it a try, Menu Today!