How to make Spiced Prunes Chutney -

If you are looking to spice up your meals with something easy and quick, you should definitely try this chutney with prunes

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : California Prunes (केलिफौरनिया प्रून्ज़), Tamarind (imli)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Pickles, Jams and Chutneys

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Spiced Prunes Chutney

Spiced Prunes Chutney Recipe Card


Fusion cuisine is one that combines elements of different culinary traditions. Cuisines of this type are not categorized according to any one particular cuisine style and have played a part in a number of innovations.
Fusion food is a general term for the combination of various forms of cookery and comes in several forms.  

Prep Time : 31-40 minutes

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Tangy

Ingredients for Spiced Prunes Chutney Recipe

  • California Prunes 1 1/2 cups

  • Tamarind (imli) 1/4 cup

  • Jaggery chopped 1 cup

  • Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon

  • Roasted cumin powder 1 teaspoon

  • Fennel (saunf) powder 1 teaspoon

  • Dried ginger powder (sonth) 1/2 teaspoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Black salt 1/4 teaspoon

  • Fresh coriander sprig to garnish

  • Fresh red chilli to garnish


Step 1

Roughly chop the California Prunes.

Step 2

Take tamarind in a bowl, add 1 cup hot water and set aside for 20 minutes.

Step 3

Heat a non-stick pan, add prunes and jaggery. Drain the soaked tamarind and add into the pan.

Step 4

Add red chilli powder, roasted cumin powder, fennel powder, dried ginger powder, salt, black salt, and 1½ cups water and cook till the jaggery melts and the prunes soften.

Step 5

Mash the mixture with the back of the spoon till it comes together.

Step 6

Take the pan off the heat and allow the chutney to cool.

Step 7

Transfer the chutney into a serving bowl, garnish with coriander sprig and red chilli and serve with lavash.

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