peanut chutney
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Peanut Chutney

This is an easy and quick chutney that goes well with idli dosa and other snacking items also.
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Resting Time5 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Chutney & Pickle
Cuisine: Indian, South Indian
Keyword: 5 minute recipe, dips & sauces, instant recipes
Servings: 4
Calories: 220kcal
Author: Ipsa Faujdar




  • Dry roast peanuts till it's aromatic and changes color.
  • Remove to a clean plate and allow it to cool for some time.
  • In the meanwhile heat oil in a pan.
  • Add bengal gram, black gram (urad dal), dry red chillies, garlic pods.
  • Roast till lentils are little brown and aromatic.
  • Once done, transfer it to the blender jar.
  • when nuts became cold, rub it gently to remove skins.
  • Then add to the blender jar along with lentils.
  • Add in tamarind pulp (imli), add water as required and blend it to smooth puree.

Prepare tempering

  • Then heat oil in a tadka pan.
  • once oil is hot, add cumin seeds, mustard seeds and let them crackle.
  • Add a pinch of hing, curry leaves, dry chillies and saute for 5 - 10 seconds.
  • Remove from heat.
  • Add tadka to the chutney and give it a nice stir.
  • Dilute it to the desired consistency by adding water as required.


Calories: 220kcal