Gor Keri is a sweet mango pickle where raw mangoes are chopped and combined with sugar, jaggery and spices and then sundried. It goes well along with Theplas, Bhakris, Mathris, Khakras or just plain Roti.
The low-growing bush basil (Ocimum minimum) is a separate species, but it is probably a variant of sweet basil. Much of the herb grown today is a hybrid, a cross between Ocimum basilicum andOcimum americanum. There are many cultivars of basil that have their own denomination.
Kesar is a variety of mango like the alphonsa mangoes. It is widely grown in north of india. The pulp is extracted from the mangoes and got the natural sweetness. It is great by itself, or warmed and poured on ice cream. It also makes a great ice cream shake when added to vanilla ice cream. It is often used in sweets and yogurt drinks.
Ferns' hot mango pickle is made from mangoes grown on wild mango trees, lending just that bit more bite to this tangy pickle. A spoonful of hot mango pickle makes a delectable fruity condiment with a real kick - perfect for accompanying curries and dipping breads.
Ahmed Pickles contain fresh fruits and vegetables, preserved in salt, mustard oil and vinegar with spices. The typical Bengali pickle tastes sour and hot/sweet. Most pickles are hot and some are spicy. Ahmed Pickles are best used as accompaniments to traditional main dishes such as Khichuri, Rice and Meat & Vegetables and also make tasty appetisers