This is my mother in law's recipe.. here we all love this spicy, simple and yummy pickle.
WHAT YOU NEED:
Yam cut in cubes- 1 cup
Red chillies- 8-10 nos( according to your taste buds.)
Tamarind, size of a small goosberry
Asafoetida - size of a chick peas
Salt to taste
Yam or Sooran pickle
HOW TO MAKE:
Wash the yam pieces and apply 2,3 tsp of salt and keep aside for 30 mins to 45 mins.
Fry red chillys in little oil.
Grind fried chillys, asafoetida, tamarind to a very fine smooth paste, adding little water.
Heat kadahi with 2,3 tbsp of oil in it.
Take a handful of yam cubes and squeeze out the salt water and put in oil, repeat this act and
put all the yam cubes in oil and fry them till they become crisp. Then take out from the oil and
spread on paper sheet.
And mix these yam cubes in the chilly paste. Check the salt, if need add some salt and mix well.
Heat a small pan with 2-3 tsp oil, when hot add mustard seeds to splutter and curry leaves. And pour it over the Yam Pickle.
Serve this pickle as a side dish