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Stuffed Green Chili Pickle

Stuffed Green Chili Pickle -this is a very delicious and tangy pickle of fresh green chilies

Prep Time30 mins
Course: Condiments, Pickles/Achar, Preserve, Side Dish
Cuisine: Rajasthani cuisine, Uttar Pradesh Cuisine
Keyword: Bharwa mirch ka achar, Mirch ka achar, stuffed green chili pickle
Servings: 7
Author: Anjana Chaturvedi


  • 350 gms Thick Green Chilies/ Serrano Peppers
  • 1/4 cup Fennel Seeds / Saunf
  • 3 tbsp Mustard Seeds / Rai *
  • 1.5 tsp Fenugreek Seeds / Methidana
  • 3.5 tbsp Coriander Powder / Dhaniya Powder
  • 3.5 tbsp Mango Powder / Amchoor Powder
  • 1 tsp Turmeric Powder / Haldi Powder
  • 1/2 tsp Asafoetida / Hing powder
  • 1.5 tbsp Salt / Namak
  • 2 tbsp Mustard Oil / Sarso ka tel
  • 1.5 tbsp White Vinegar / Sirka


  • Wash and wipe the chilies well and then spread on a towel for some time to remove any trace of moisture .

  • Slit from the middle lengthwise from top to end part and take care not to cut into two parts.You can remove the seeds from the chilies to make it less spicy.(optional)

  • Grind mustard and fenugreek and make a powder.Coarsely crush fennel seeds

  • In a big bowl add all the spices,vinegar and 2 tbsp oil and mix well.Stuff this mixture in  the chilies.

  • Now put the stuffed chilies in a sterlized jar .

  • Heat 2 tbsp of mustard oil and then let it cool down completely,then pour over the chiles.

  • f possible keep the jar in sunlight daily for few hours and Start using after 4-5 days.

  • Serve with rice and any Indian bread of your choice.


1-The pickle stays well for minimum a month but If you are making the pickle in large quantity then add enough oil  to cover the pickle till the rim for a long shelf life .
2-Quick version-You can chop the chilies in roundals and then mix all the ingredients in it and fill in the jar.
3- Can substitute vinegar with lemon juice.