Oct 31, 2008


NOVEMBER 1st ANDHRA PRADESH FORMATION DAY ఆంధ్ర రాష్ట్ర అవతరణ దినోస్త్సవ శుభాకాంక్షలు Grated coconut (fresh) -- 11/2 cup
Green challis --- 10 no.(or according to your taste)
Tamarind paste – 1/2 te sp
Urad dal --- 1 tea sp
Cumin seeds --- 1 tea sp
Oil – 1 tea sp
Salt to taste
Garlic --- 4 cloves
Onion --- 1 small chopped
For seasoning:--
Oil 1/2 teasp
Mustard seeds --- 1/2 tea sp
A few curry leaves
Heat oil in a pan add urad dal, cumin seeds,green challis and fry till dal turns to brown, remove from fire and let it cool
Then add grated coconut, tamarind paste, salt to taste and grind in to a paste
At the end add garlic and chopped onion and run for 2 sec.
Now remove from blender ,Heat oil add mustard seeds and curry leaves let them popup then add this to coconut chutney mix once and serve
This chutney will give a better taste in the next day
Can serve this with idlis, dosas, hot plain rice and a good combo with rice rava upma
Another combo for this is rice or rice rava upma and majjigacharu (pachamorkuzambu, majjigehuli,or butter milk rasam) with this coconut chutney.
I hope you all like my choice.
You can add a little water when grinding the chutney (not more little bit like 1 tab sp water)


Uma said...

ooh, yummy! I love coconut chutney! Andhra avataranam chala baaga gurthu pettukonnaru! Meeku kooda naa subhakankshalu!

Mahimaa's kitchen said...

wow garlic must be adding a lot of flavor to the chutney.. i usually make chutney without garlic and onion.. this is a nice variation.. u can also add roasted peanuts.

Deepthi Shankar said...

i love coconut chutney ... Nov ! is kannada rajyothsava too

Unknown said...

Really yummy & nice entry..

Priya Suresh said...

Nice one Rekha, Happy Andhra Formation day..

Unknown said...

My favorite chutney!

Indian Khana said...

The chutney looks so gud yaar..sath mei thoda dosa bhi khi do...Wish U Happy Andhra Formation Day too !

Lakshmi said...

Rekha, Happy Andhra formation day to you.. and east or west coconut chutney is the best ;)

DK said...


Will be glad to have you amongst our RM group. To join, you would have to start posting as of today - Nov1st. If you can post from 1st, it would be great. Also do lemme know your email (mine is in my profile section), so that I can send u the code to be linked at the end of your posts.

Lets run :)

Purva Desai said...

coconut chutney looks perfect and inviting....

this is my fav chutney with any south indian delicacy

Recipeswap said...

Happy Adhara Formation day....yummy chutney.

CurryLeaf said...

Yummy chutney and nice info.It is also Kerala day.Happy to know that you will be running RM with us.Cheers and all the best

Unknown said...

Coconut chutney looks absolutely delicious :-)