When the whole world is talking about turmeric latte .
Let me show you a unique recipe from Turmeric to surprise your family .
Let's make chat pata and healthy fresh turmeric pickle for those of you unaware of fresh turmeric .
This is how it looks from the outside .
A bit like ginger root from the inside .
It has this distinctive yellow color to make the pickle .
I am taking 2 50 g of fresh turmeric peeled , cut into thin sticks and air dried for five hours for long shelf life .
I'm putting a pan to heat to prepare the dry masala .
Once heated .
I'm taking here two tablespoon fennel seeds or soft , one tablespoon cumin seeds or jira , one tablespoon yellow plate mustard seeds , tatu half teaspoon meaty seeds .
We are dry , roasting these spices keep on stirring to roast them evenly .
I can smell the deep aromas .
Now time to take it off the hot pan .
I will be pulse grinding the spices into a fine powder .
You should get it as fine as this .
Our pickle spice mixes ready now , move on to the next step .
I'm taking here one cup , mustard oil to heat .
I'm dropping some fennel seeds to test if the oil has heated appropriately .
Add in one teaspoon of hens , one teaspoon of kira , one teaspoon of soft , adding to the spices , chopped fresh turmeric and adding the spice mix .
We prepared earlier .
One tablespoon Kashmiri red chili powder .
One teaspoon dry ginger powder that is salt and salt to taste .
Let's bring all the ingredients together once nicely mixed with the spices and salted lightly for a couple of minutes .
Turn off the flame , add half cup , lemon juice and mix as well .
I'm taking here a clean and dry glass jar and filling it with the pickle .
Avoid the pickle contact with moisture and your pickle would be good to enjoy for long .
Make sure to submerge the turmeric in the spice oil completely next .
Keep it in the sunlight for five hours for maximum shelf life .
Alternatively , cover and set aside in a dry area for 24 hours .
Relish this a little every time and let me know how it turned out .
Eat well , live well and stay blessed .