- Indian Pickles
Known by various names across the country – Uppinakaayi in Kannada, Pachadi in Telgu, Urukai in Tamil, Uppillittuthu in Malayalam, Loncha in Marathi, Athanu in Gujarati and Āchār in Hindi – pickle making, as a tradition, goes back thousands of years
Ranging from spicy to sweet, Indian pickles and chutneys are the perfect accompaniment to a main dish. We all have grown up eating delicious, crunchy and tangy pickles. Now you can select from an exquisite list of our best pickle varieties that we source from hand-picked homemade pickle vendors.
Achaars, aka Indian pickles, are popular condiments in India. Achaar making is a popular activity during the hot summers, utilizing the bounty of peak produce. During our childhood, we would help our mother with the annual preparation, sneaking pieces of raw mango from the pile. As an adult living overseas, we avoided making them and instead picked some up during trips home to India to visit family. We source this from ardent and unique vendors who make the best Indian pickles in batches and they sure will go down a treat. Those big ceramic jars filled to the brim with fresh pickles sitting under the sun on terraces evoke memories of carefree holidays. No meal is complete without a spoonful of the sweet, sour, spicy and mouthwatering Indian pickle.