How to make Gajar Mooli Gobhi Ka Instant Achar -

Batons of carrots and radish along with florets of cauliflower pickled in vinaigrette and topped with spicy masalas and an aromatic tempering.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe has featured on the show Khanakhazana.

Main Ingredients : Carrots (गाजर), Radishes (मूलियाँ)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Pickles, Jams and Chutneys

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Gajar Mooli Gobhi Ka Instant Achar

Gajar Mooli Gobhi Ka Instant Achar Recipe Card


Achars are an indispensible part of Indian cuisine. They are the accompaniments that glam up even the simplest of meals. While the hot summers in India are usually the pickling season, this vegetable pickle is best made in winters when veggies are at their best. Carrots, radish and cauliflower pickled in spiced vinaigrette for 24 hours and topped with a pungent mustard oil and spice tempering. The sad part is that you can’t store this pickle for more than 10 days, but the good part is they are so delicious they never last that long!

Prep Time : 1-2days

Cook time : 0-5 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Gajar Mooli Gobhi Ka Instant Achar Recipe

  • Carrots cut into batons 10

  • Radishes cut into batons 10

  • Cauliflower small florets 1 medium

  • Vinegar 1 litre

  • Sugar 3 1/2 tablespoons

  • Black peppercorns 12-15

  • Bay leaves 2

  • Salt 2 tablespoons

  • Fenugreek seeds (methi dana) 1 tablespoon

  • Cumin seeds 2 tablespoons

  • Split mustard seeds (rai ki dal) 3 tablespoons

  • Mustard oil 3 tablespoons

  • Asafoetida 1 teaspoon

  • Turmeric powder 3 tablespoons

  • Red chilli powder 3 tablespoons

  • Lemon juice 4 tablespoons


Step 1

Pour vinegar into a deep pan and heat. Add sugar, black peppercorns, bay leaves, salt and when the mixture is hot add carrots, radishes and cauliflower.

Step 2

Stir and take off the heat. Keep covered for about twenty four hours. Dry roast fenugreek seeds, cumin seeds, split mustard till it gives out a nice aroma. Crush the spices coarsely in a mortar with a pestle.

Step 3

Take the vegetables out of the pickling solution and keep in a bowl. Heat mustard oil to smoking point and cool. Add asafoetida to the oil and mix. Add the crushed spices to the vegetables and mix. Add turmeric powder, red chilli powder, salt and mix. Add lemon juice and mix. Add the oil and mix once more.

Step 4

Keep covered for about four to six hours and then serve.

Step 5

If you want to keep it for some time keep it in a refrigerator but for not more than ten days.

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