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Saturday, June 12, 2010

Gongura Ellupudi Chutney / Sorrel Leaves Chutney

Ingredients:
1 bunch of Sorrel leaves / Gongura soppu / Pandi soppu
4 - 5 tsp fried Sesame seed powder
5 - 6 Green Chillies
1/4 tsp Asafoetida powder
1.5 tsp Cumin seeds (1 tsp for Chutney + 1/2 tsp for Seasoning)
1/2 tsp Mustard seeds
4 - 5 Curry leaves
Salt to taste
4 - 5 tsp Oil

Recipe:
Clean the sorrel leaves, wash them and keep them aside. Cut the green chillies into medium sized pieces as shown in the picture below.

Put sesame seeds in a pan and fry them in medium flame until it starts spluttering. Put them in a mixer and make coarse powder as shown in the picture below.

Put 2 tsp oil and 1 tsp cumin seeds in a heavy bottomed vessel/pan. Once it turns to golden in color, add asafetida powder, chopped green chillies and fry them for about 1 min. Add sorrel leaves and fry them for about 2 mins. Cook them well by covering a lid for about 10 mins in medium flame.

Once it is cooled, put it in a mixer and grind it to smooth paste as shown in the picture below. (Don't add any water.) Put mustard seeds, 1/2 tsp cumin seeds, 3-4 tsp oil in a pan and heat. Once it starts spluttering, add curry leaves and then add it to chutney. It goes well with dosas, rice and ghee.

4 comments:

kitchen queen said...

nice and healthy chutney.

Dipika said...

wow naavu idey taraha maadadu...but prepared andhra style last time .will try ur version....this time

Oppanna said...

I want to know the recipie of chutney (mostly prepared out of tamarind) available at Kateel temple.I asked few, but they have no idea.Can you try please.

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