Raw mango Chutney | Kacche aam ki chatni

Course Accompaniment
Cuisine South Indian
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1 small mango deseeded and grated
  • ½ cup freshly grated coconut
  • 2-3 dried red chillies
  • salt to taste

For the tempering: (tadka/chaunk/baghar)

  • 1 tbsp Coconut oil Amazon
  • 1 broken red chilli
  • ¼ tsp mustard seeds
  • ¼ tsp urad dal
  • 1 leaves sprig of curry

Instructions

  1. Grind mango, coconut, red chillies along with salt, using little water as required. Transfer to a serving dish
  2. Prepare the tempering (tadka/chaunk/baghar): Heat the oil in a small pan. Add in mustard seeds. When they splutter, add in urad dal and curry leaves. Fry for about 15-20 seconds till urad dal starts turning brown.
  3. Turn off the gas and pour this tempering onto the chutney. Serve fresh with Idli, dosa and thalipeeth etc.

Recipe Notes

If you are not using coconut oil, use mustard oil or peanut oil but NO Olive oil or sunflower oil for this chutney would do. A dish like this needs an oil base with distinctive flavour to support the taste.