Superior Selection: Best Pickles in Pakistan for Delectable Delights
Written By Store Hopper
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If there’s one thing that Pakistanis love, it’s pickles. In fact, we are so obsessed with them that you can find jars of them at almost every online grocery store. And while there are all sorts of different types of pickles, some being sweet and others being sour, we especially love spicy pickles.
I especially love National Mixed Pickles because of their delicious taste. I eat it with paratha and dal chawal.
So, if you’re worried about which pickle to buy, I have listed my top five picks for you on the basis of shelf life, preservatives, additives, and artificial flavor (if any).
The Best Pickles Available in Pakistan
National Mixed Pickle
I love to eat National pickles with dal and chawal. They are shelf-stable, meaning that they can be stored at room temperature for extended periods of time without going bad. National pickles are made with vinegar, spices, and sodium chloride, which work together to preserve the cucumbers and prevent bacteria from growing. They don’t need refrigeration; they can be easily stored in a cupboard or pantry. National pickles are a great option whether you’re looking for a long-lasting snack or a convenient ingredient for your next meal.
Quantity: 320g, 400g, 500g, 750g, 1000g | Allergen: None| Packaging Type: Plastic jar | Additives & MSG: Yes
Variations: Mixed Pickles, Mango Pickles, Hyderabadi Pickles, Crushed Pickles in Oil
Shan Mango Pickle
Shan mango pickles are a shelf-stable product made with mangoes, vinegar, spices, and salt. The pickles are packaged in either plastic jars or glass bottles which I like it the most and have a shelf life of up to two years. Once opened, Shan mango pickles will last for up to six months in the fridge.
Quantity: 320g, 330g, 400g, 1000g | Allergen: None| Packaging Type: Plastic and glass jar | Additives & MSG: Yes
Variations: Mixed Pickle, Mango, Hyderabadi
Mitchell’s Garlic Pickle
You may be wondering, what exactly are Mitchell’s garlic pickles? Well, they are shelf-stable pickles that are packaged in a durable jar and can be stored in your pantry for up to a year. Unlike other pickles that require refrigeration, Mitchell’s garlic pickles can be kept at room temperature, making them a convenient snack to have on hand. And of course, the star ingredient is garlic, which gives the pickles their signature zesty taste.
Quantity: 340g, 360g| Allergen: None| Packaging Type: Plastic and glass jar| Additives & MSG: Yes
Variations: Garlic Pickle, Mango Pickle, Mixed Pickle
Haut Notch Crunch with Olive Oil Pickle
Haut Notch Crunch with Olive Oil Pickles is a shelf-stable product that does not require refrigeration. The ingredients are olive oil, cucumbers, vinegar, water, salt, and spices. The packaging is a glass jar with a metal lid. The product has a shelf life of two years. The durability of the product is excellent, and it can be stored in a cool, dry place.
Quantity: 320g, 325g, 330g, 340g | Allergen: None| Packaging Type: Glass jar | Additives & MSG: Yes
Variations: Arvi Pickle, Crunch with Olive Oil, Mango Kasundi Achar, Bitter Ground Pickle, Vegetable Sesame Oil, Mixed Pickle in Olive Oil, Mango Pickle, Garlic Pickle, Moringa Pickle
Mehran Lemon Pickle
I love Mehran lemon pickle as it is a delicious, tangy condiment that can add a unique flavor to any dish. shelf life of this product is long. The ingredients used are Lemon, Mustard Seeds, Fenugreek Seeds, Red Chili Powder, Salt, Turmeric Powder, and Vegetable Oil. The packaging of Mehran lemon pickle is done in such a way that it retains all the flavors and aromas of the spices. It is easy to store.
Quantity: 320g, 340g, 1kg | Allergen: None| Packaging Type: Jar, bottle, and pouch | Additives & MSG: Yes
Variations: Mixed Pickle, Lemon Pickle, Mixed, Mango Pickle
Add a Bit of Zip to any Meal
When it comes to side dishes, there are few things as versatile as pickles. Whether you’re eating dal chawal or simple roti, pickles can help to enhance the flavor and add a touch of extra zing. Plus, they’re easily available. So, next time you’re looking for something to spruce up your meal, reach for the pickles!
Health Benefits of Pickle
Who doesn’t love a good pickle? These crunchy, salty snacks are not only delicious, but they also offer a number of health benefits. Pickles are low in calories and a good source of nutrition, with vitamins A and C, as well as iron and calcium. They can also help to regulate blood sugar levels and are believed to have anti-inflammatory properties.
So there you have it! Pickles are a great side dish to enjoy. Not only are they nutritional, but they’re also easy to find and have a long shelf life. Be sure to add pickles to your next shopping list and give them a try the next time you’re looking for something new to eat.