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Kairi Ki Launji

Anjali Valecha
5 minutes
Prep Time
10 minutes
Cook Time
10 People
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ABOUT Kairi Ki Launji RECIPE

One of my favourite sweet and sour pickle from childhood. This is my mom's recipe,

Recipe Tags

  • Pickling
  • Veg
  • Easy
  • Everyday
  • Gujarat
  • Accompaniment

Ingredients Serving: 10

  1. 3 - Medium raw mangoes
  2. 1/3 Cup - Jaggery
  3. 1 tbsp - Oil
  4. 1/2 tsp - Nigella seeds or kalonji
  5. 1/2 tsp - Zeera
  6. 1/4 tsp - Turmeric powder
  7. 1 /2 tsp - Red chilli powder
  8. 1/4 tsp - Salt
  9. A pinch Asafoetida
  10. 1 Cup - Water


  1. Peel the raw mangoes, cut in 1 inch pieces and keep aside. Cut or grate the jaggery and keep aside.
  2. In a pan, put in the oil. Add kalonji and jeera. As jeera splutters put asafoetida and add the cut mangoes. Saute for a minute and then add water and salt.
  3. Cook and cover for 3-4 mins on low flame till the mangoes turn little soft.
  4. Add in the jaggery, turmeric and red chilli powder. Mix well.
  5. Cook and cover for another 3-4 mins on low flame till the jaggery dissolves and the gravy thickens.
  6. Store in a container after it cools down and relish with your favourite paranthas.

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