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Pickled Gooseberry Recipe – How to Make Ari Nellikai Pickle

Pickled gooseberry is a tangy, sweet and spicy pickle which will make you crave even more always. Gooseberry pickle can be enjoyed on its own, or as a side for any drinks.

Gooseberry pickle is a delicious dish which taste amazing on its own or as a side for drinks. Pickled gooseberry has a ginger and chilli flavour in them. You can have the ginger and chillies on its own as well.

Arai nellikai is tart and tangy berry unlike regular gooseberry which is more of a different taste.

Have you ever taste gooseberry and then had water. If so how does the water taste. Sweet right. That is the magic of gooseberry.

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Pickled Gooseberry Recipe


Gooseberry pickle is one of the mouth watering recipe which can be had on its own or as a side as well. This particular recipe is so yum.


Recipe type: Condiments

Cuisine: Indian


  • Arai Nellikai / Seema Nellikai / Gooseberry – 4 cups
  • Ginger – ¼ cup juliened
  • Green Chillies – 6 chopped
  • Vinegar – 1 cup
  • Water – 1 cup
  • Sugar – ½ cup
  • Salt – 1 tblsp


  1. Wash and drain gooseberry. Take it in a jar.
  2. Take sugar, vinegar, water in a sauce pan and bring it to a boil. Add salt and mix well.
  3. Take it off the heat and add in ginger and green chillies.
  4. Pour this over the gooseberry and let it sit for 1 day before enjoying,


1)This pickle stays good for over a month.


Neer Nellikai Recipe / Gooseberry Pickle Recipe


1)Wash and drain gooseberry

2)Chop some green chillies and ginger

3)Take sugar in a sauce pan

4)Add in vinegar

5)Add in water

6)Bring it to a boil

7)Take it off the heat

8)Add in salt

9)Add in ginger and green chillies

10)Take gooseberry in a jar

11)Pour the ginger and chilli mix in

12)Let the gooseberry be completely immersed.

13)This is after a day


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