Chutney and Raita is a traditional accompaniment in every Indian regional cuisine. It is present at almost every Indian meal either for breakfast, or along with parathas or even along with a tea time snack. The chutneys are either made like pickles or made from fresh ingredients like herbs, vegetables or even certain fruits. Chutneys are ground either with a mortar and pestle or an ammikal as they call it in Tamil or in a small mixer jar. In this section you will find authentic homemade recipes of chutneys like Tomato Chutney, Coconut Chutney, Mint Chutney, Date Tamarind Chutney and many more.
Idli Chammanthi Chutney ( Fresh Coconut and Onion Chutney) is a traditional Kerala dish served with Idli Dosa. In this recipe, we are using fresh coconut and it is called as Pachcha tenga in Malayalam. The coconut gives you a sweet taste to the Chammanthi Chutney. The spices use in the chutney gives a new flavour to the idly or dosa with which we eat.
Serve Chammanthi Chutney with Idli or Dosa.
This can be served as breakfast or packed for kids lunch box as well.
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Chow-Chow Kothamalli Chutney Recipe| Chayote Coriander Chutney is one of my signature vegetable chutney recipes. I love to make vegetable chutneys a lot as it tastes different from the usual coconut or coriander chutney and also I love to include a vegetable dip with my main dish. Adding veggies to the chutney makes it more interesting and also apt for kids and adults who are hesitant with veggies. Serve it with idlis, onion rava dosa recipe or as an accompaniment with full course lunch.
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Paruppu Thuvaiyal a speciality of Andhra Pradesh. It is a coarse chutney made using lentils. In this chutney, a paste is formed using Toor dal and Bengal Gram and is tempered with the south Indian tempering.
Paruppu Thogayal is a quick and simple recipe and tastes heavenly with hot steamed rice and ghee.
If you like this recipe, you can also try our other chutney recipes such as
Tomato Onion Chutney
Tomato Garlic Chutney
The nutritive peels of the humble Ridge gourd (Dodka) can be used to make a quick, lip smacking chutney. Sesame can be added along with the ridge gourd for an extra crunch, and to increase the health quotient of the chutney. Flax seeds can be another addition to increase the nutritive value of the chutney.
Serve the Ridge Gourd Peel chutney as a side dish along with Phulka, Steamed rice and Sweet Potato Dal Recipe.
Have a look at other similar chutney recipes
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Kerala Style Spicy & Tangy Inji Curry is one of the most delicious curries in Kerala Cuisine. The primary ingredient of this curry is ginger which adds a lot of health benefits to the recipe. Ginger through history has been used for relieving digestive problems. Inji Curry is an unavoidable part of Onam Sadya, and it is also said that it is included in sadya in order to help aid digestion of the heavy feast. The tamarind and jaggery lends it a hot, sour and sweet taste. I have tasted Inji Curry ...
We tend to forgo the vegetable peels most of the times neglecting their nutritional values which are at times higher than the actual vegetable. Ridge gourd is loaded with nutrients such as dietary fiber, vitamin C, zinc, thiamin, iron and magnesium and so is its peel. Comparatively the peel is richer in dietary fiber than the gourd itself. The Tangy & Spicy Ridge Gourd Peel Chutney is a spicy flavorful condiment for steamed rice or idli dosa and makes a delicious spread for the ...
Tomato Curry Leaf Chutney With No Onion No Garlic Recipe is a side dish made by blending tomato,green chillies,curry leaves which has been sauteed with some Indian spice like mustard seeds and turmeric powder to enhance the flavour.
Chutneys are usually served along as a side dish for many of the dishes like Dosa, Idly, and Paratha in the southern part of India. Chutney can be ground with a mortar or a pestle. Different spices are used in order to play with the flavour for making different chutney.
Coconut Peanut Chutney Recipe (No Onion No Garlic Recipe) is a side dish made by blending fresh grated coconut with green chillies,toasted peanuts and also flavoured by using coriander leaves and curry leaves.
Chutneys are usually served along as a side dish for many of the dishes like Dosa, Idli, and Paratha in the southern part of India. Chutney can be ground with a mortar or a pestle. Different spices are used in order to play with the flavour for making different chutney.
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If you think that Pomegranate seeds are used only for garnishing Curd rice, then you will be surprised about this Pomegranate Seeds Chutney. The Kashmiri Anardan Chetin is a chutney prepared with the dry pomegranate seeds (called as anardana) along with coriander and mint leaves. This chutney has the balanced concoction of tanginess and spiciness. If you find it difficult to find dried anardana, then use fresh pomegranate seeds as well. The addition of pomegranate seeds lend a mild sweetness to the ...
Raw tomato chutney recipe is a nice tangy, spicy chutney made with raw tomatoes that is a nice twist to the regular chutney. This raw tomato chutney can be served with dosa, idli, roti, with plain steamed rice or with curd rice.
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Chow-Chow Kothamalli Chutney Recipe | Chayote Coriander Chutney
Heerekai Sippe Chutney Recipe (Ridge Gourd Peel Chutney)
Bihari Suran Chutney (Bihar Style ...
Ripe guava chutney recipe is one of the favorite South Indian chutney recipe in India. It is also referred as “Amrood Ki Chutney” in Hindi language. In this post I’ll share step by step procedure of making this sweet and spicy relish recipe. And I am sure that you will be astonished and will love the taste of this chutney. Ripe guava chutney is sweet, spicy and has a pleasant smooth and velvety green texture.
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Vetrilai Thogayal or Thuvaiyal is a chutney recipe made with paan/betel leaves. This paan chutney recipe is similar to gongura recipe (sorrel leaves pachadi). Betel leaves are fried & blended to a nice paste along with small onions, green chilli, tamarind, garlic and other spices & condiments. It is a must to grind all the dry and wet ingredients separately. If this is not done, the spices will not get mixed well. Salt must be added only while combining wet and dry ingredients mix as that ...
Vankaya Pulusu Pachadi is a very tasty and tangy classic Andhra dish. When we think of purple coloured food, the humble brinjal inevitably makes an appearance. My mother often used to make this brinjal stew chutney which was one of our favourites.
Vankaya Pulusu Pachadi can be served with hot steamed rice for a wholesome lunch.
Other recipes you can try with eggplant are:
Eggplant Rolls Recipe
Roasted Eggplant & Olive Lasagna
Eggplant In Coconut Milk Gravy Recipe
Kathirikkai Thogayal Recipe - Thuvaiyal (Spicy Brinjal Chutney Recipe) is a simple recipe that uses brinjal and spices like peppercorns , dry red chilli and toasted dals to bring out the authentic flavours of Tamil Nadu style cooking. In this recipe the main ingredient is the Brinjal, thus keeping the main flavour intact we have added the other special elements to balance out the flavour in the chutney.
It can be prepared and stored for about a week and can be used as a side dish for ...
Tomato Onion Chutney Recipe With Coconut And Mint makes for a wonderful spicy side dish for south indian tiffin recipes like idli's and dosa's. The roasted onions and tomatoes used in this recipe adds a wonderful flavour to the chutney. Serve the Roasted Tomato Onion Chutney Recipe along with idli's or dosa's for the kids lunch box or for breakfast.
Serve Tomato Onion Chutney Recipe With Coconut And Mint along with Homemade soft idli or Tomato Dosa for the kids lunch box or for breakfast.
Apple Onion Chutney is a spicy-sweet-tangy condiment makes for a delicious addition to any meal. This is a simple quick recipe where apples are cooked with caramelized onions and flavoured with ginger and allspice. This is a basic recipe, you can adjust the amount of ingredients to your taste. Apple onion chutney can be served with cheese or crackers as an appetiser. It makes for a scrumptious filling for sandwiches or as an accompaniment for meat roasts. It also pairs well with parathas or chillas ...