November 8, 2011

Coconut Chana Dal Chutney Recipe for Tiffins

Kobbari Sanaga Pachadi with Pongal ~ Our Breakfast Today!

Ingredients :

Fresh Coconut : 1/2 cup
Bengal gram / Chana Dal : 1 tbsp
Dried Red chillies : 4
Tamarind : small piece
Salt to taste
Oil : 1/2 tsp

For Tempering :

Mustard Seeds : 1/4 tsp
Chana Dal : 1/4 tsp
Urad Dal : 1/4 tsp
Cumin Seeds : 1/4 tsp
Dried Chilli : 1
Oil : 1 tsp
Curry leaves

Method :

Heat oil in a pan. Add and fry the chana dal until it becomes golden color. Then add the red chillies and fry for a minute. Switch off the flame and let them cool completely. Grind the coconut pieces,tamarind, roasted chana dal and salt to a smooth paste by adding little water. Transfer the chutney into a bowl and set aside. Heat a teaspoon of oil in a pan for seasoning. Add the mustard seeds, chana dal, cumin seeds and urad dal and let them splutter. When they start to splutter, add the red chilli and curry leaves and fry for a few seconds. Add this tadka to the chutney and mix well. Serve with idli, dosa , pongal or upma.
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  1. Looks so tempting and delicious. Nice dish.
    Uma@Trendy Relish

  2. easy n yummy chutney

  3. Super delicious chutney, love it with crispy dosas..

  4. Awesome chutney..yummyyy!!!

  5. First time here..Happy to join your site..Simple and easy chutney, really liked it...

  6. yummy chutney...perfect with idly n dosa!1

  7. Chutney looks so amazingly delicious and mouthwatering. Great preparation.

    Hamaree Rasoi

  8. Looks so creamy and tempting..

  9. never tried chutney wth the chana dal looks great

  10. when I m short of fried gram I make this...very yummy chutney

  11. MMM......... so yummy. lovely and colourful chutney

  12. Tempting, delish, aromatic chutney...
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

  13. Yummy chutney! perfect with Dosa or idly!

  14. i do the similar way but add yogurt as well..try adding 1/2 cup yogurt and see the difference in taste..i love both the versions...

  15. Perfect side dish for idli/dosa!

  16. I sooo want a taste of that...looks amazing!


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