(In Indian cookery) a type of pickle in which the food is preserved in spiced oil: mango achar
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- Whether it's kimchi in Korea, harissa in Tunisia, or achar in India, spicy condiments remain constant in the daily meals of very different countries.
- The vegetable stuffing had a pleasant, subtle carrot flavour and the accompanying tomato achar dipping sauce was mild - a chutney sauce would have given the dumplings more kick.
- Gian Chand makes such tasty allu-paranthas, served with achar that we came back especially to have them on our way back from Shimla also.
from Hindi acār, from Persian.