Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney | How to make Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney

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By Anjana Rao
Created on 10th Mar 2016
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Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutneyby Anjana Rao
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About Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney

Chawli chutney/thotakura chutney is simple south Indian style chutney which goes well with rice, idly, dosa and even parathas.

Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney, a deliciously finger licking recipe to treat your family and friends. This recipe of Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney by Anjana Rao will definitely help you in its preparation. The Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney can be prepared within 10 minutes. The time taken for cooking Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney is 10 minutes. With such flavoursome ingredients, the dish tastes superb! This recipe is appropriate to serve 4 people. The recipe details out how to make Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney step by step. The detailed explanation makes Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney so simple and easy that even beginners can try it out. The recipe for Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney can be tweaked in a lot of ways to make it more interesting. So, the next time you have a party at home do not forget to check out the recipe of Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney from BetterButter.

  • Prep Time10mins
  • Cook Time10mins
  • Serves4People

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Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney

Ingredients to make Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney

  • 1 big bunch of thotakura/chawli/amranthus leaves (wash, clean and chop)
  • Lemon sized tamarind
  • 4 green chillies
  • 4 cloves of garlic (optional)
  • 1 tsp urad dal
  • 1 tsp chana dal
  • ½ tsp coriander seeds
  • ½ tsp Cumin Seeds
  • 1 tsp oil
  • 1/4th tsp asafoetida
  • Salt to taste

How to make Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney

  1. Heat oil in a pan, add coriander seeds and cumin seeds; fry for a minute.
  2. Add urad dal and chana dal; fry till dals are golden brown.
  3. Add green chillis and garlic; sauté for a few seconds.
  4. Add the thotakura/amranthus leaves and sauté till the leaves soften. It will take approximately 4 to 5 minutes.
  5. Add tamarind and fry for 2 to 3 minutes till the raw smell is gone.
  6. Take the pan off the heat and let it cool completely.
  7. Grind all the ingredients along with pinch of asafoetida and salt until smooth.
  8. Enjoy this thotakura chutney / pachadi with steamed rice, idli, dosa or upma..
My Tip: You can replace spinach/palak with amaranthus leaves

Reviews for Amranthus/Chawli/Thotakura Chutney (1)

Shilpi lala2 years ago
Nice chutney dish dear
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