DATES AND TAMARIND CHUTNEY /SWEET CHUTNEY FOR SAMOSAS/KHAJOOR IMLI KI CHUTNEY

 

 

Tamarind and dates chutney is a beautiful blend of sweet and tangy flavour with a hint of spiciness.This chutney is very simple and takes a few minutes to prepare.Key ingredient for most of the Indian chaats are sweet chutney.

INGREDIENTS

deseeded dates-1 cup
tamarind-1/4 cup
jaggery -4tbsp
dry red chillies-5
water-1&1/2 cup
cumin powder-1/2 tsp
dry ginger powder-1/2 tsp
salt

 

METHOD

  • In a pan cook dates,jaggery,tamarind and dry red chillies with 1&1/2 cup of water.
  • Let this cook for 5-8 minutes until it reaches in to soft and pulpy texture.
  • Allow this mixture to cool down completely.
  • Grind this mixture and make a fine paste.
  • Using a strainer seive this and remove all tiny pieces.
  • Once again boil this chutney  and add  enough salt,dry ginger powder and cumin powder .
  • Mix well.
  • switch off the flame , let it cool down.
  • serve it along with some pakodas,chaats ,samosas etc.

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Take a pan add deseeded dates,tamarind,jaggery and dry red chillies.Cook this with some water.
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Let this become soft and pulpy.
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cooked well!!!! let this cool down!!!!!
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using a blender jar grind this mixture.
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Add water if mixture is too thick.
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Sieve this .
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boil for 2-3 minutes, to get well combined with all the flavours

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mix well!!!!!!!
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sweet and sour ,dates and tamarind chutney is ready to serve!!!!!

Note:

  • Sweetness and spiciness of the chutney can be adjusted as per the desired taste preferences.
  • If chutney is too thick thin it down adding some more water.
  • This can be refrigerated and stored up to 2 weeks

 

 

 

 

 

Author: BEENA'S RECIPES

Hi , Thank you for stopping by @beenasrecipes.My name is Beena Vinob ,writer of this blog. Being a food enthusiast most of the recipes found here are learnt from my friends ,family members, watching T.V.shows , with reference to recipe books etc. However you could see some innovative and unique dishes which I have developed over past years of experience. All the recipes are tested and tried multiple times to confirm the authenticity of the blog post. If I come across a new recipe ,I often try to present the simplest version of the recipe by making some twist and turns in the original version with the staple ingredients available at home. If you have any question regarding the recipe kindly use the comment section on the page. I really enjoy the process of exploring new recipe ideas ,trying out new dishes, food photography ,recipe video editing etc.That’s why I have been continuing this journey over the past few years. Feel free to contact me at beenasrecipes@gmail.com. Your feedback and comments are highly appreciated .

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