Chagop Ezay,Chilli paste with Garlic, Tshejor's Ezay
Tshejor's Chagop Ezay, a tantalizing chili paste with garlic that captures the essence of Bhutanese cuisine. Handcrafted with precision and infused with the finest ingredients, this culinary masterpiece promises to elevate your dining experience and ignite your passion for spicy delights.
1. Garlic (Chagop): At the heart of this exquisite chili paste is the robust and aromatic Chagop, known for its intense garlic flavor that leaves a lasting impression on your palate.
2. Chili Powder: A carefully measured blend of chili powder infuses Chagop Ezay with just the right amount of spice, creating a harmonious balance of heat and flavor.
3. Spring Onion: Freshly chopped spring onions bring a delightful crispness and a hint of pungency that complements the bold flavors of this chili paste.
4. Ginger Paste: The addition of ginger paste adds a subtle warmth and depth to the paste, enhancing its overall complexity.
5. Tomato: Ripe tomatoes contribute a touch of tanginess and juiciness, creating a well-rounded flavor profile.
6. Salt: Just the right amount of salt is added to accentuate all the flavors and ensure a harmonious blend.
7. Oil: High-quality oil binds all the ingredients together, ensuring a smooth and luscious consistency.
How to Enjoy:
Chagop Ezay is a versatile delight that pairs wonderfully with traditional Bhutanese dishes, snacks, and more. Use it as a dipping sauce, marinade, or flavor enhancer – let your culinary creativity shine.
Tshejor is the recipient of the following awards:
- Women Entrepreneur 2013 (DCSI-MoEA)
- Best Loden Entrepreneur 2015
- National Trademark Award 2018 (DOIP-MoEA)
- International Business Excellence Awards 2021 Bhutan (GIBF)
About the producer
Ms. Tshewang Dem had the idea of producing homemade Bhutanese pickles combining a unique blend of local ingredients. Her “Tshejor Ayzey” (homemade pickles) quickly became very popular and were produced in greater quantity to meet a growing market demand. To target chilly lovers living abroad, Mrs. Tshewang also produced and packaged pickles in a way that made them easy to transport.. As a female entrepreneur, Mrs. Tshewang Dem is eager to inspire other women who strive to gain their financial independence. Mrs Tshewang Dem won the award of Loden Entrepreneur of the year 2015.