Sri lanka malay pickle dates and shallots

Yield: 1 Servings

Measure Ingredient
\N \N ---------> source <---------
\N \N \"A taste of Sri Lanka\"
\N \N By Indra Jayasekera
150 grams Shallots
1 \N Chile, fresh
75 grams Dates
1 \N Pickled lime
3 slices Ginger
2 \N Garlic cloves
2 teaspoons Mustard seeds
75 millilitres Vinegar
1 teaspoon Paprika
25 grams Sugar
¼ teaspoon Salt


===========================> Directions <======================== Clean the shallots, halve them, cut the chile lengthways and chop the dates and pickled lime. Grind the ginger, garlic, chile and mustard seeds together and add sufficient vinegar to make a thick paste. Add the paprika. Boil the remaining vinegar with the sugar and add the dates.

Remove from the heat and add the shallots, ground mixture and salt and mix well.

ISBN #962 224 010 0

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