How to make Red Chilli Garlic Chutney -

Hot chilli garlic chutney used as topping in chaats. - This is a spicy red chutney for chaat recipes and is made with just three ingredients, this red chutney is versatile. A spicy home made paste that can be added to a dish to give it some spicy garlic flavour. This spicy red chilli and garlic chutney is great with any meal.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from the book tandoori cooking home.

Main Ingredients : Dried red chillies (सूखी लाल मिर्च ), Garlic cloves (लहसुन लौंग)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Pickles, Jams and Chutneys

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Red Chilli Garlic Chutney

Red Chilli Garlic 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 : 41-50 minutes

Cook time : 0-5 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Red Chilli Garlic Chutney Recipe

  • Dried red chillies seeded 10

  • Garlic cloves 12

  • Lemon juice 2 teaspoons

  • Tamarind pulp 1 teaspoon

  • Sea salt to taste

  • Roasted cumin powder 1 teaspoon


Step 1

Soak red chillies in one and a half cups of water for half an hour. Drain

Step 2

Grind the red chillies and garlic cloves with lemon juice to a fine paste. Add a little water if necessary. Add sea salt, cumin powder and mix well.

Step 3

Use as a topping on bhel puri or any chaat.

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