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March 21, 2013

Spring Onion Chutney Recipe ( For Idli Dosa )

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I adapted this recipe from tarla dalal’s site .I made few changes in the original recipe. We liked it very much. It was a nice combo for idli, dosa..I’ve given the variations for this chutney in ingredients list.

INGREDIENTS
1 cup - 200ml

  • Spring onion – 1 cup (chopped)
  • Tomato – 1 no
  • Green chillies or red chillies – 4 - 6 nos
  • Chana dal or urad dal – 1 tbsp
  • Grated coconut – 2 tbsp
  • Tamarind – 1 small piece
  • Coriander leaves – 2 tbsp
  • Salt & water – As needed
  • Cooking oil – 1 tbsp
To temper
  • Cooking oil – 1 tsp
  • Mustard seeds – 1/2 tsp
  • Urad dal – 1/2 tsp
  • Hing – A generous pinch

METHOD

  • Chop the spring onions , tomato. Grate coconut..Soak tamarind in little water.
  • Heat 1 tbsp of oil in a kadai and roast the dal with hing. Remove the dal alone and keep it in a plate..
  • In the same oil , saute the spring onions , tomato , chillies , Grated coconut and salt.. Saute well till the onion shrinks and tomato mushes.. Cool & grind it to a smooth paste adding the soaked tamarind with water.. Make a paste..
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  • Finally add the coriander leaves & grind again to a paste..
  • Temper with the above ingredients..Add to chutney
Serve with idli , dosa  topped with sesame oil !!

spring onion chutney




31 comments :

  1. Looks very inviting :) Nice clicks and a great recipe :)

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  2. wow, never made this one, looks so tempting. Please do send your delicious and healthy dish to my "Healthy Me & Healthy Us" event @ my blog (read the rules please)

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  3. Never heard of spring onions chutney.Will try.

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  4. Very pleasing and definitely an aromatic chutney, tempting me a lot to make some soon.

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  5. wow creative recipe! I didn't know spring onion had so much health benefits! Thanks for sharing :)

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  6. Wow..beautiful color...never heard before but will try soon ....looks delicious...

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  7. Never tried chutney with spring onion. Chutney looks good, shall try sometime.

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  8. looks great.. tempting me to eat with hot idly

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  9. Yummy and flavorful chutney.Need to try.

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  10. innovative recipe... flavourful and delicious..

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  11. Innovative recipe, looks very inviting..

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  12. this is nice ..love the idea ...looks fab

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  13. I have never got this idea so for of using spring onions for chutney .
    Nice post

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  14. never heard of spring onion chutney! Thanks for sharing.

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  15. Love the colour of the chutney ....
    Lovely presentation Chitra :)
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  16. yummy recipe...tempting

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  17. yum yum yummy!!! delicious and color perfect chutney... would love to try this with idli and dosa!!
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  18. new kinda recipe to me..Looks very delish with idlis!!

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  21. this is really interesting..is dis tastes good vth rice..so eager to try.

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    1. Thanks maha. Sorry , this chutney tastes good with idli , dosa but not with rice.

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  22. wow.....looks great. Very healthy and innovative way of including spring onions. Very good Job chitra.

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