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Bavakkai Oorukai (Pickle) Recipe

Bavakkai Oorukai (Pickle) is a popular Indian Side Dish
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On :
Friday, 26 August, 2016
Category :
Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Side Dish Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Saute Recipe
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Servings :
Serves 4
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  • Karela - 1/4 kg
  • Chilli powder - 2 tsp
  • Tamarind - Lemon size
  • Turmeric powder - 1/4 tsp
  • Mustard Seed - 1/2 tsp
  • Sugar - 1 tsp
  • Asafoetida - a pinch
  • Salt
  • Oil
  • How to Make Bavakkai Oorukai (Pickle):

    1. Cut the bitter gourd into small pieces and fry in oil till it turns brown.
    2. Soak the tamarind and extract juice.
    3. Heat a kadai and add two 2 tsp of oil.
    4. Splutter mustard seeds and pour tamarind pulp, turmeric powder, asafoetida and salt and then add chilli powder and fried karela. | Keep on fire and mix well, remove and add sugar.


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