May 24, 2012

Peanut Onion Chutney Recipe for Dosa / idlis

Pallilu & Ullipaya Pachadi

Preparation & Cooking Time : 20 mins
Serves : 3 - 4 persons

Ingredients :
  • Peanuts : 1/2 cup
  • Onion : 1 medium sized
  • Mustard Seeds : 1/4 tsp
  • Dried Chillies : 4 - 5
  • Tamarind : 1 inch piece
  • Curry Leaves : 1 sprig
  • Hing : 1/8 tsp
  • Oil : 2 tsp
  • Salt to taste

Method :

1. Soak the tamarind in water for 10 minutes and set aside. 

2. Heat a heavy bottomed pan on a medium heat, slowly roast the peanut to golden brown color. Cool and rub the skins off. 

3. Heat a teaspoon of oil in a pan. Add and fry the onions until light brown color. Then add the red chillies and fry for a minute. Remove from the flame and let it cool completely. 

4. Grind the roasted peanuts, onions mixture, soaked tamarind and salt to a fine paste using a little water. 

5. Transfer the chutney to a bowl and set aside. 

6. Heat a teaspoon of oil for tempering. Add the mustard seeds and let them splutter. When the seeds stop popping, add the curry leaves and hing. Stir for a couple of seconds and turn off the heat. 

7. Pour it over the chutney and combine well. Serve with pongal, dosa, idli or upma.

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  1. this is just awesome it
    Tasty Appetite

  2. Shabnams cuisineMay 24, 2012 at 8:53 AM

    Yummy dosa.

  3. I like this peanut chutney must try ur way thanks for sharing:).
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  4. Looks so good!

  5. Never tried this combination - looks yum will give it a shot

  6. Chutney looks yummy...without coconut too...perfect combo.

  7. I add a piece of coconut to enhance the flavor.. Looks perfect :)Happy to be your new follower!!

  8. Love the addition onion,delicious chutney.

  9. Interesting chutney, can almost taste it.
    Thanks for posting.

  10. Great combo.......looks yummy.

  11. wow awesome and inviting....

  12. That's an new recipe of peanut chutney to trying this out.....

  13. పచ్చడి చూడటానికి చాలా బాగుంది!! tempting pic. Yum!!

  14. I love anything prepared with moong dall..this recipe looks so perfect..

  15. I tried this recipe and it was very tasty. My son loved this chutney. I have shared this recipe in my blog.


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