Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Sweet and Green Chutney(s) for Chats

One of the basic toppings for any chat items is Sweet and Green Chutney
Lets see how to prepare


Ingredients
Sweet Chutney
  • Dates - 20 nos 
  • Dry Grapes - handful
  • Tamarind - gooseberry sized
  • Jaggery - 1 small piece
  • Chat Masala - 1/2 teaspoon
Green Chutney
  • Mint leaves - 2 cups
  • Coriander leaves - 1 cup
  • Green Chilly - 3 or 4 nos
  • Chat Masala - 1/2 teaspoon
  • Coconut - 1 tablespoon (grated)
  • Salt - 1/2 teaspoon
  • Lemon juice - 1 teaspoon
Method
Sweet Chutney
  • Remove seeds from dates first
  • Soak dates and dry grapes together in warm water for about 15 minutes
  • Also soak tamarind in little water and extract it
  • Grind soaked dates, dry grapes and tamarind water together to a smooth paste
  • Put jaggery and chat masala and grind it once more
  • Sweet Chutney is ready

Green Chutney
  • Take mint, coriander and green chillies in a mixer.Grind it smooth with very little water (optional)
  • Add coconut, chat masala, salt and run the mixer in pulser mode
  • Take it out from the mixer jar and squeeze lemon over it

Sweet and Green Chutney(s) are ready.Use it on the same day