Raw Mango in Salt

We have “Amli” and “uman” that is raw mango preserved in brine and fish curry with rice at Kaki’s place.
Before I made these beauties I rang her up to confirm the method.
 Her Daughter-in-Law Sharayu(she is my friend too)  brought the stones and guided me as to arrange the mangoes in salt. Thanks Sharayu you are great.
Since I did not have a big enough plastic tub to accommodate these raw mangoes and the stones to weigh them down  I put them in the big strong plastic bag. 

 8 days under the rock and these are ready.Then transferred them to the bottle.. For 30 mangoes I used a bit more than 1/2 kg of coarse salt.
Serve with rice, steaming hot,daal, pickle and papad tastes as good!!
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21 thoughts on “Raw Mango in Salt

  1. Mehjabeen Arif April 21, 2011 at 9:38 am Reply

    tongue tickling.. yum πŸ™‚

  2. Hamaree Rasoi April 21, 2011 at 11:13 am Reply

    ummm tangy looking raw mangoDeepa Hamaree Rasoi

  3. Ramya April 21, 2011 at 11:16 am Reply

    Yumm..Absolutely mouth watering!!

  4. Priya April 21, 2011 at 11:28 am Reply

    Slurp,mouthwatering here..

  5. Raji April 21, 2011 at 11:42 am Reply

    This is a brilliant idea…I love this pickle.

  6. Nandini April 21, 2011 at 12:14 pm Reply

    Very yummy! Tingles with the taste buds…

  7. aipi April 21, 2011 at 1:19 pm Reply

    Ouch- that is truly tempting!!US Masala

  8. Reshmi Mahesh April 21, 2011 at 2:41 pm Reply

    Slurp….I love them…Nice post

  9. Nisa Homey April 21, 2011 at 5:12 pm Reply

    Hey these are my fav too…can u tell me why the stone is used….and can u share the correct measurement of salt…

  10. Kalpana Sareesh April 21, 2011 at 5:16 pm Reply

    yumm yumm for curd rice..

  11. R April 21, 2011 at 7:03 pm Reply

    just reading this recipe make my mouth water πŸ™‚

  12. Now Serving April 21, 2011 at 7:12 pm Reply

    Wow- these are to die for pickles! we call these vadu mangais and make it much the same way as you did — but I am curious about those long stringy green things also floating atop in the bag… what are they??

  13. savitha ramesh April 21, 2011 at 8:55 pm Reply

    tangy mangoes.goes well with curd rice.

  14. SravsCulinaryConcepts April 21, 2011 at 11:39 pm Reply

    Looks yum and mouthwatering !!

  15. Smitha April 22, 2011 at 2:53 am Reply

    nice pickle!…SmithaSmitha's Spicy Flavors

  16. Archana April 22, 2011 at 12:46 pm Reply

    @Nisa – I used about 1 1/2 cups (standard measures)more than half kg.The stone weighs down the mangoes and the salt enters the mango also. In the past I have tried making these without the stones and the mangoes had to be binned.@Priya: Those green strings are green chillies. i should have used the local fiery ones for better taste.But πŸ™‚ did not used the ones at home.

  17. Malar Gandhi April 22, 2011 at 2:01 pm Reply

    Finger-licking good. I miss raw mangoes so much here:( This pictures are very tempting…

  18. Now Serving April 22, 2011 at 3:04 pm Reply

    you comment made me laugh πŸ™‚

  19. Torviewtoronto April 22, 2011 at 3:25 pm Reply

    this pickle looks fabulous mouthwatering

  20. Archana April 24, 2011 at 7:46 am Reply

    Thanks gals! I wait for your delicious comments.:)

  21. Maayeka December 21, 2011 at 2:21 pm Reply

    very simple ,tangy and mouth watering pickle….superb!!

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