Horsegram / Kollu Chutney | How to make Horsegram / Kollu Chutney

By Babitha Costa  |  22nd Aug 2015  |  
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About Horsegram / Kollu Chutney Recipe

An alternative from the regular chutney, this one is with healthy horsegram.

Horsegram / Kollu Chutney

Ingredients to make Horsegram / Kollu Chutney

  • Kollu/Horse gram-1\4 cup
  • red chilly-2 or 3 (adjust)
  • coconut pieces-2 tbsp
  • ginger- 1 inch piece
  • tamarind-small gooseberry size
  • onion-1 small
  • jeera-1\2 tsp
  • salt to taste
  • To temper: oil mustard & curry leaves

How to make Horsegram / Kollu Chutney

  1. Dry roast the kollu first till a nice aroma comes then transfer it to a plate.
  2. Then in the same pan add coconut pieces,jeera and red chilly and roast for some time.Lastly add tamarind give a mix.
  3. Add chopped onion ,dry roast for a while and switch off.
  4. Cool everything and grind to a fine paste with the required amount of salt ,ginger and some water.
  5. Heat a little oil,add mustard seeds and curry leaves.Pour tempering over prepared chutney. Serve for hot idli or dosa.

My Tip:

You can add garlic if you wish. 2.You can even avoid onion and make this chutney. 3.Can roast a tsp of channa dal/kadalai paruppu and grind along with it.

Reviews for Horsegram / Kollu Chutney (3)

Girisha Sewak2 years ago


Banu Pradeep2 years ago


Pranav Shah3 years ago

Very interesting chutney recipe. Can't wait to try it :)