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Easy Gooseberry Pickle South Indian Style / Nellikai Oorugai: Step by Step

Nellikai, or the Indian Gooseberry, is a very potent fruit. It looks somewhat like green grapes, only bigger and round in shape. It tends to be sour, astringent and slightly bitter in taste. 516 more words

South Indian

WHY do Gooseberry First Taste Bitter and then Sweet?

  • When we chew a gooseberry at first it has a bitter taste. But when we drink some water or swallow the saliva, it suddenly turns sweet.
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Amla rice-Gooseberry rice

This is rice recipe made with amla. it has all the goodness required to maintain good health. It is the richest source of vitamin C.
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Finally taking the garden in hand

Things are even later than usual here and with the seemingly never ending Winter we haven’t really been out in the garden at all – fair weather gardeners and all that! 386 more words


Moving the gooseberry bush

Today was a big job!  We have a wonderful, large and very productive gooseberry bush, which was just unfortunately planted in the wrong place, which was evident after it had grown for a few years. 309 more words


Broccoli Fig & Gooseberry Soup

This combination is not only nutritious but also has all 6 tastes (அறுசுவை) in it.

Serves – 3

Broccoli florets – 2 cups
Dried fig – 2… 83 more words

Ayurvedic Recipe

World record for most thorny gooseberry?!

We’ve been growing in the back garden for 6 years now, both fruits and vegetables.  This year we decided to be brave and take the plunge to commit to an allotment as well!  94 more words