How to make Pickled Cucumbers -

A delightful combination of cucumbers and fennel with the goodness of fresh dill.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Cucumbers (खीरे), White wine vinegar (वाइट वाइन विनेगर/ सिरका)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Pickles, Jams and Chutneys

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Pickled Cucumbers

Pickled Cucumbers Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 6-10 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Moderate

Taste : Tangy

Ingredients for Pickled Cucumbers Recipe

  • Cucumbers cut into roundels 6-8 medium

  • White wine vinegar 3 cup

  • Salt 3/4 cup + tablespoon

  • Dill leaves (suva) finely chopped 6 tablespoons

  • Fennel seeds (saunf) 2 teaspoons

  • Coriander seeds 2 teaspoons

  • Black peppercorns 2 teaspoons


Step 1

In a large bowl, dissolve three fourth cup of salt in one litre of water. Put in the cucumbers and leave for two hours.

Step 2

Boil white wine vinegar in a deep non-stick pan along with one tablespoon of salt.

Step 3

Remove from heat and set aside to cool.

Step 4

Add the dill leaves, fennel seeds, coriander seeds and black peppercorns.

Step 5

Drain the cucumbers thoroughly.

Step 6

Put them in a clean, dry jar with the white wine vinegar mixture.

Step 7

Seal immediately

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