Merodarjeeling is a social enterprise, that is supporting small farmers by adding value to their agro produce.
The brand Prakritiko translates to 'from the nature'. The ingredients are handpicked, locally sourced from trusted small farmers, grown chemically free in small batches. They are made without any artificial preservative and are 100% natural. These jars are full of healthy, delicious and homemade goodness, all Newari recipes passed from one generation to the next.
Co Founder Piyush Pradhan and her daughter Prakriti have started this small homegrown business, officially in 2020 after having tried and tested home recipes for years.
A wife, mother and a grandmother who comes from humble Newari family always had a passion to curate flavors inspired by natural and locally grown traditional ingredients. She explored the wonderful artisan of pickling. Today her passion has been converted to a vision to enhance and tantalize taste bud by sharing her traditional creations which essentially curates to enhance healthy and holistic living.
Her daughter and Co Founder Prakriti Pradhan, is an acclaimed marathon enthusiast and mountaineer. She has been associated with the hospitality industry for the last fourteen years and is very passionate about promoting the spices and flavours indigenous to Darjeeling.
Our Pickle Offerings