How to make Sour And Spicy Brinjal Pickle -

Brinjal pickle goes well with roti or paratha must try.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Brinjals (बैंगन), Vinegar (विनेगर)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Pickles, Jams and Chutneys

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Sour And Spicy Brinjal Pickle

Sour And Spicy Brinjal Pickle Recipe Card


Hindi: baingan
Also called by names like aubergine and eggplant, this purple hued fleshy vegetable is a versatile thing and fun to cook with. Dish-up a very traditional bharta with it, bake a lasagna with parmesan and eggplant or just fry it for a great accompaniment with dal-chawal, brinjal is versatile. To choose one without seeds, pick the lighter one with a smooth shiny skin.

Prep Time : 11-15 minutes

Cook time : 26-30 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Sour

Ingredients for Sour And Spicy Brinjal Pickle Recipe

  • Brinjals diced 500 grams

  • Vinegar

  • Whole dry red chilli 50 grams

  • Cumin seeds 2 teaspoon

  • Mustard seeds 1 teaspoon

  • Fenugreek seeds (methi dana) 2 teaspoons

  • Garlic 10 cloves

  • Ginger 2 inch piece

  • Turmeric powder 1 teaspoon

  • Vinegar 1 cup

  • Salt 4 tablespoons

  • Oil 1 3/4 teaspoons


Step 1

Heat a tablespoon of oil and sauté the red chillies. Drain, cool and powder. In the same oil saute cumin seeds, mustard seeds and fenugreek seeds. Cool and powder.

Step 2

Grind ginger and garlic to a paste. Heat some oil and saute ginger-garlic paste. Heat some more oil and saute the brinjal pieces till they shrink to half their size.

Step 3

Add the spice powder, red chilli powder, vinegar, salt and the sauteed ginger-garlic paste. Continue cooking until the mixture is well blended and the oil separates.

Step 4

Cool and store in airtight glass jar. This pickles lasts for 2 months.

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