How to make Chutney -

These chutneys are used a lot to add taste to bhel but can be served with any other snack.

Sanjeev Kapoor

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Main Ingredients : Dates (खजूर), Jaggery (gur) (गुड़)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Pickles, Jams and Chutneys

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Chutney Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 26-30 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Tangy

Ingredients for Chutney Recipe

  • Dates chopped 1 cup

  • Jaggery (gur) ½ cup

  • Rock salt (sendha namak) to taste

  • Dried ginger powder (soonth) ½ teaspoon

  • Juice of ½ lemon

  • Coriander chutney:

  • Fresh coriander leaves roughly chopped 1 Large bunch

  • Ginger roughly chopped ½ inch

  • Green chillies roughly chopped 2-3

  • Rock salt (sendha namak) to taste

  • Juice of ? lemon

  • Raw peanuts 1 tablespoon


Step 1

To make sweet chutney, pressure cook dates, jaggery, rock salt and dried ginger powder with 2 cups water till 3-4 whistles. Remove from heat and cool.

Step 2

Blend the mixture with lemon juice and a little rock salt to a smooth puree.

Step 3

Transfer back into the cooker and cook till the chutney thickens. Remove from heat and cool.

Step 4

To make coriander chutney, blend together coriander leaves, ginger, green chillies, rock salt, lemon juice, peanuts and very little water to smooth and thick chutney.

Step 5

Serve both chutneys with your choice of snack.

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