Dates Pickle

Note: Dates pickle is a tasty pickle made with dates. Children will love this very much.

Preparation Time: 5 minutes

Cooking Time:  15 Minutes


Main Ingredients: Dates


Course / Category: Side Dish

Tags: Side Dish



Dates: 250 gms

Ginger: 1 tbsp (shredded)

Garlic cloves: 1 tbsp

Green chillies: 2 chopped

Mustard seeds: 1/4 cup (crushed)

Cumin seeds: 1/4 tsp (crushed)

Chilly powder: 2 tsp

Turmeric powder: 1/4 tsp

Asafoetida powder: 1/2 tsp

Salt: 1 tsp

Sugar: 1/4 cup

Oil: 2 – 3 tbsp

Vinegar: 1/3 cup

Water: 1/4 cup

Curry leaves few


Chop the dates in small pieces.

Make a paste with chilly powder ,mustard seeds, cumin seeds & water in the blender. It should be just crushed.

Heat oil in a pan and when the oil is hot, add the ginger, garlic chopped, green chillies & curry leaves.

Add the turmeric powder and asafoetida powder

Add the chilly paste and vinegar. Bring to a boil.

Add the chopped dates and cook for 5-7 minutes till the vinegar is absorbed and dates are softened and cooked. -Add the sugar & salt.

Put off flame.



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