SESAME CHUTNEY (OR) ELLU CHUTNEY

sesame chutney

Sesame chutney or Ellu chutney is made using either black or white sesame seeds.Flavorful,crunchy sesame seeds are widely considered healthy foods.Sesame is among seeds rich in quality vitamins, and minerals.The seeds are used in many traditional south-Indian sweet delicacies like sesame burfis,sesame balls.Roasted and crushed seeds are sprinkled over salads and desserts.Sesame Chutney has a delicious nutty,crunchy taste.Very easy and healthy chutney to make for breakfast.A must try healthy chutney variety.

INGREDIENTS

2 tbsp sesame seeds (white or black)

2 tbsp grated coconut

4 cloves of garlic

An inch of ginger

5-7 dried red chillies

1 pea-sized tamarind

2 tsp sesame oil

ingredients

PREPARATION TIME : 1O MINS

COOKING TIME : 10 MINS

SERVES : 4

METHOD:

Heat 1 tsp oil in a kadai,add sesame seeds and saute for 2 mins in simmer flame.

roast sesame seeds

Add garlic,ginger,coconut,tamarind,dried red chilies and saute for 5 mins.

add the other ingredients

Remove from flame ,cool the mixture,add salt and grind it in a mixer.

grind in a blender

Sesame Chutney is ready to serve with Idly or Dosai.

sesame chutney

Comments

  1. Ahalya says

    This chutney has become a routine in my house.. Thanks for the recipe..

    Am from Virudhunagar too.. your blog and effort has made us all proud.. keep up the good work…

    • swapnakarthik says

      Thank you so much Ahalya..So happy to hear from you..Hope you are busy with our Panguni Pongal…:)

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