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Instant Green Chilli Pickle Recipe

Instant Green Chilli Pickle (हरी मिर्च का अचार) is hot, spicy, tangy and very quick and easy to make. It is a true delight for your taste buds if you love to accompany something spicier with your food.

What is Green Chilli Pickle

Pickle made of Green chilli is called green chilli pickle. It is also called “hari mirch ka achaar” in Hindi. You can make this extremely spicy or mild. The spice level will depend on the level of spice in the chilli. Normally pickle takes time after making before you can eat it. Instant chilli pickle is one where pickle is ready instantly.

I am a huge fan of pickles. My favourite is spicy mango pickle, this green chilli pickle and jackfruit pickle.

So why green chilli pickle? Green chillies are great source of vitamin and no calories. Green chillies are loaded with antioxidants and can also keep prostate problems at away

I remember the days when I was school days, my mum will make my school tiffin with pickle and paratha. I have seen my mum making numerous types of pickle and this chilli pickle is from here recipe.

This recipe is really simple and quick to make. Normally pickling process requires keeping pickle in sun. This one does not require sun light as such, making it suitable to make it in the over cast conditions of UK.

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Instant Green Chilli Pickle

Method to make Instant Green Chilli Pickle

  • First of all, remove the crown of chillies and wash and pat them dry on a kitchen towel. Now give them slit, and then cut into 2 pieces.
  • Now squeeze all the juice from lemon and add that to the chillies. Add salt to the chillies, mix them well and keep aside.
  • Now heat the mustard oil in a pan. Heat oil until you can see smoke coming out from oil. Switch off the flame and let it cool for sometime.
  • With the help of a pestle & mortar, coarsely crush fennel seeds, fenugreek seeds and mustard seeds.
  • Once oil has cooled, add asafoetida, turmeric powder and coriander powder and coarsely crushed seeds. Mix it well.
  • Now add green chillies and mix it thoroughly. Pickle is ready to be stored.

This chilli pickle is

  • Vegan (no milk products)
  • Gluten-free
  • Quick to make
  • Easy to make
  • Tastes extremely delicious, with any thing.
  • Preservable for few weeks.
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Instant Green Chilli Pickle

Pro tips for best Chilli Pickle

  • Always use fresh green chilli.
  • Make sure the jar to keep this pickle is air dried.
  • Use gloves while working with chilli, and wash your hands after making the pickle.
  • Wait for oil to cool down a bit before you add asafoetida, turmeric powder, etc.

Storage – How to store Chilli Pickle

  • Always keep the pickle in a air dry glass jar. To air dry the dar, put that jar into warm oven for 5 minutes or in sunlight for few hours.
  • You can keep this pickle easily for 3-4 weeks, if you keep it refrigerated.
  • You must avoid any moisture in the pickle for its long life.

Serving suggestion

You can eat this pickle will Indian bread (Chapati, Thepla, Puri, etc) or make a simple meal exciting when you have only Dal and Rice.

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Instant Green Chilli Pickle

Meenu Gupta
Super easy way to make instant green chilli pickle in minutes. Tastes so good and goes well with any meal.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 10 mins
Course Condiment
Cuisine Indian
Servings 275 Grams
Calories 3 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 250 Grams Green chillies
  • 2 Tbsp Mustard Seeds
  • 1 Tbsp Fenugreek seeds / methi daana
  • 1 Tsp Asafoetida
  • 4 Tbsp Edible Mustard Oil
  • 1 Tsp Coriander Powder
  • 2 Tsp Coriander Powder
  • 1 Lemon Big Size
  • 1.5 Tsp Salt As per taste

Instructions
 

  • First of all, remove the crown of chillies and wash and pat them dry on a kitchen towel. Now  give them slit, and then cut into 2 pieces.
    Split Green Chillies | Chilli Pickle | yourfoodfantasy.com
  • Now squeeze all the juice from lemon and add that to the chillies. Add salt to the chillies, mix them well and keep aside.
  • Now heat the mustard oil in a pan. Heat it until you can see smoke coming out from oil. Switch off the flame and let it cool for sometime.
    Fennel and Fenugreek Seeds for instant green chilli pickle
  • With the help of a pestle & mortar, coarsely crush fennel seeds, fenugreek seeds and mustard seeds. If you using already crushed seeds then skip this step.
    Crushed Fennel and Fenugreek Seeds for green chilli pickle
  • Once oil has cooled, add asafoetida, turmeric powder and coriander powder and coarsely crushed seeds. Mix it well.
    Instant green chilli pickle recipe
  • Now add green chillies and mix it thoroughly.
    Instant Green Chilli Pickle Recipe | YourFoodFantasy.com
  • Store your pickle  in a glass jar.
    Instant Green Chilli Pickle Recipe - Your Food Fantasy

Notes

  • Always keep the pickle in a air dry glass jar. For that, put that jar into warm oven for 5 minutes or in sunlight for few hours.
  • You can keep this pickle easily for 3-4 weeks, if you keep it refrigerated. 

Nutrition

Nutrition Facts
Instant Green Chilli Pickle
Amount Per Serving
Calories 3 Calories from Fat 9
% Daily Value*
Fat 1g2%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 1g
Cholesterol 1mg0%
Sodium 16mg1%
Potassium 1mg0%
Carbohydrates 1g0%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 1g1%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 1IU0%
Vitamin C 1mg1%
Calcium 1mg0%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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12 thoughts on “Instant Green Chilli Pickle Recipe

  1. An easy recipe to follow, using home-grown chillies, for the English husband of an Indian wife. When we use it in two weeks with one of her excellent vegetable curries I will commend it then.

    1. Hi Terry, please give it a go and yes feedback awaited 😊

  2. Thanks for sharing .I like it too much

  3. Thank you very much for sharing. It is explained very simple way. It is easy and very tasty.

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