Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Tomato and Cilantro (Kothamalli) Chutney


Ingredients:
Tomatoes - 4
Fresh Cilantro / Kothamalli - 1 bunch
Green Chilies - 2
Red Chili - 2
Ginger - 1/2 inch
Salt - to taste

For tempering:
Mustard Seeds - 1 tsp
Urad Dal - 2 tsp
Asafetida - 1/2 tsp
Oil - 2 tsp

Method:

  1. Place tomatoes in hot water for 5 minutes and remove the skin.  Chop and keep it aside.
  2. Wash and chop the coriander.
  3. Heat 1 tsp of oil in a pan and add green chilies, red chilies and ginger.  Fry for 30 seconds.
  4. Now add the tomatoes and cook for 2 minutes.  Add the chopped cilantro and cook for a minute.
  5. Once cooled,  puree the mixture in a blender or food processor along with salt.  
  6. Heat 1 tsp oil in a small pan and splutter mustard seeds.  Add urad dal and fry till golden brown. Add asafetida and immediately pour the oil over chutney and mix well.
  7. Serve with idli or doasi.
Sending this to Priya's The Chutney Chow Down Event.

Chutney event


20 comments:

  1. The chutney looks delicious, nice ginger flavor, nice of U to stop by my space and leave your lovely comments..

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  2. Haven't tried this combo so far...
    chutney looks delicious :)

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  3. new idea of making chutney. fabulous.....

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  4. flavourful chutney....looks tempting...

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  5. chutney looks spicy n delicious :).bowl looking so cute....

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  6. very delicious and flavourful chutney, would love to try this out...thanx for stopping by my space, glad to follow u :)

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  7. That is a flavourful and delicious chutney - thanks for linking it to my event - a perfect fit :)

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  8. Sounds like a super flavorful chutney.

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  9. It looks so so appetizing, i can eat a whole dozen of idlies or dosa with this LOL!

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  10. so temting and awesome chutney...i am new to ur space...

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  11. wow..it is a tasty delight..great post..!
    Tasty Appetite

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  12. Delicius chutney.Perfect with idli/dosa

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  13. One of my favorite chutney's! I just use garlic instead of ginger.

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    Spicy-Aroma

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