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Vegetable Amba


  • Slice the cucumbers in small pieces
  • Slice the Jalapeño pepper & remove the seeds
  • Slice the Jalapeño pepper in small pieces
  • Cut the core of the cauliflower & cut in small florets from the root
  • Wash the cauliflower before mixing with the other vegetables
  • In a pot add the water, white vinegar, apple cider vinegar & mix on high heat
  • ​Add the seasalt, curry powder, tumeric powder & amba powder. Mix all together
  • Heat until the mixture boils
  • Add the vegetables. Mix all together, cover & cook for 
    10-15 minutes on medium heat
  • Stir regularly before turning off the heat
  • ​​Place in a glass jar and let it cool
  • ​Refrigerate overnight before serving


Vegetable Ingredients
1 Jalapeno Pepper
1/2 head Cauliflower
3 Baby Cucumbers
2 cups Baby Carrots (cut in 1/2)

Amba Sauce
1/2 cup Apple Cider Vinegar
1 cup White Vinegar
1&1/2 cups Water
1 tablespoon Curry Powder
1 tablespoon Tumeric
1 tablespoon Seasalt
2 tablespoons Amba Powder