Tuesday, July 24, 2012

Dates Chutney


 Dates has iron and other nutrients, which give lot of energy to the body. Raisins help to cure the cold symptoms. 



Ingredients

Dates – 8 
Black raisins – 15 
Tamarind paste – 1 tspn
Salt – 1 pinch
Jaggery – 1 inch piece
Chilli powder – ½ tspn
 Roasted Cumin powder - 1 tspn

Method

Remove the seeds from dates.
In a bowl,  add dates, raisins and  ¼ cup water . 
Cook  for 2 minutes in a microwave oven.
Let it cool.
Add rest of the ingredients and grind in a mixie/blender to a  fine paste.
Dates chutney is ready to serve. 

Note:   Dates Chutney goes very well  with samosa, bajji and  vadais.  
Kids will like the sweet chutney. You can use this as a jam to spread it on a bread slice to give it as a snack to the kids.   Dates has iron and other nutrients, which give lot of energy to the body. Raisins help to cure the cold symptoms. 

sending this to  ramadan friendly recipes. hosted by the halal foodie and Joy from fasting to feasting -v hosted by yum food



16 comments:

Premalatha Aravindhan said...

Delicious chutney,luks yum...

Supriya's Rasoi said...

Dates chutney goes well with all the chaat items..

halal foodie said...

sooooo yummyyy, mouth watering :)

Shama Nagarajan said...

delicious akka..inviting

Julie said...

Yummy delicious chutney!!

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halal foodie said...

thanks for sending it to my event Jaleela, and thanks for using the logo

cookingvarieties said...

hi jaleela, a blessed ramadhan kareem to you. this chutney is really a great appetizer.
thanks and have a nice day

Spice up the Curry said...

love the addition of raisins in chutney. looks good

Torviewtoronto said...

yummy perfect for iftar
have a blessed Ramadan inshallah

Hema said...

Nice chutney for appetizers..

Sabyasachi Patra said...

Looks pretty interesting and mouth watering.

AmitAag said...

...looks interesting:) will try it out soon:) thanks...your latest follower:
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Ambreen (Simply Sweet 'n Savory) said...

Delicious chutney, looks fantastic. Happy Ramadan to you!

creating memories said...

sounds yummyyy!!

Shabbu said...

yummy chutney..Ramadan Mubarak..
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♥LOVE2COOK MALAYSIA♥ said...

Hello dear, thanks for stopping by at my space! Here I am to your lovely page and can't stop drooling ever since I entered! Date chutney very unique :)

Ramadhan Al-Mubarak to you and yours!