Mint Chutney

Mint chutney, a refreshing sweet tangy spicy condiment( a mint sauce) from the Indian cuisine, is a favorite side course with rice or flat breads or main course snacks. Chopped mint leaves are fried with minced onion, minced garlic, shredded ginger, chopped green chillies, lemon juice, cumin seeds, and pulses. The mint chutney is a paste of fried ingredients. An ideal cooling agent for the digestive system during hot summer months, the mint chutney is best savored with spicy fried snacks like samosas.
Mint Chutney for Spring Equinox Celebrations
The mint chutney is served as a sauce during Spring Equinox Celebrations. This day falls on March 20 of every year and marks the beginning of spring, which is a symbolism of greenery and new life. The mint chutney is made with leaves of mint, parsley, and cilantro, which signify freshness and fertility. Onions and colorful bell peppers can also be added. This chutney goes well with spicy vegetables or dishes such as the roasted lamb.

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10 Tasty Varieties Of Chutney

10 Tasty Varieties Of Chutney On : 12-Nov-2010 By : foodoholic

  They say that every Indian food is incomplete without this condiment, chutney. Acknowledging the importance of this native sauce in the Indian culinary customs, here are the top 10 tasty varieties of Chutney that are most integral to...

Chutney: Makes Food Crispy

Chutney: Makes Food Crispy On : 25-May-2007 By : Ganesh Dutta

A Chutney is a term for a variety of sweet and spicy condiments, originally from South Asia. Chutney may be dry or wet. Dry chutney is generally in the form of powder. In India, a chutney is often made to...

Make These Wonderful And Soothing Chutneys At Home

Make These Wonderful And Soothing Chutneys At Home On : 07-Jan-2011 By : olivia

Chutney is a common side dish in South Asian cuisine. It is simple to learn and make them at home, let’s learn how to Make These Wonderful And Soothing Chutneys At Home. Introduction: Chutney serves as a great combination to snacks like idli...

Coconut Chutney

On : 12-Aug-2010 By : tejaswini banerjee

CHUTTNEY Ingredients :Coconut  grated 1/2 , Tamarind 1/-2tsp, Sugar 1tsp, Mint leaves (pudina) small bunch. Garlic flakes 4-5 nos , Chana dal 1tsp, jeera 1/2 tsp, salt, gr.chillies 3nos., Oil 2tsp, Karipatta.water. ...

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