Garlic Red Chilli Chutney

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Garlic chutney is a very delicious and healthy chutney made from garlic cloves, red chillies, coconut. Garlic helps to lower cholesterol and prevents heart related diseases. Garlic is widely used for several conditions linked to the blood system and heart, including high cholesterol, coronary heart disease and hypertension. It is good to incorporate garlic in our daily diet as it has lot of health benefits. Garlic is a wonderful seasoning to add aroma, taste and nutrition to your dishes. Garlic chutney is also prepared in a dry form and this dry variety can be stored in bottles and stored upto a month. This recipe is of wet variety made with freshly grated coconut and is for immediate use.
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Prep Time10 minutes
Cook Time10 minutes
Total Time20 minutes
Served As: Breakfast
Recipe Cuisine Type: Indian
Recipe Taste: Salty, Sour, Spicy, Sweet, Tangy
Servings 3


  • 1 cup Grated Coconut â
  • 7 Red Chillies whole â nos
  • 12 cloves Garlic â 13 nos
  • 1 pinch Tamarind â
  • 1 inch Ginger optional â
  • 1 pinch Asafoetida or hing or hing
  • 1-2 tsp Salt or as per taste
  • 2 tsp Mustard Seeds or seasoning, or cooking, or oil, or rai, or curry for seasoning cooking oil â or rai â curry


  • Peel the garlic cloves. Heat 1 teaspoon of oil in a pan. Add garlic cloves and roast till light brown. Remove them in a plate. Add red chillies and roast till deep red. Remove them. Then add grated coconut and roast on a low flame till dry.
  • In a mixer, add all the roasted ingredients, tamarind, ginger, asafoetida and salt. Grind with little water to a smooth paste.
  • Heat another 1 teaspoon of oil in a pan. Temper with mustard seeds and curry leaves and add it to the chutney. Mix well.
  • Serve garlic chutney with idlis or dosas.
  • NOTES/TIPS Oil your hands before peeling the garlic to prevent having garlic aroma in your hands. Soaking garlic cloves in hot water helps to peel faster.
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I have thru’ my eKitchen attempted to present variety of vegetarian recipes of Karnataka and I will keep building the same for your benefit. I will also be adding more North Indian recipes. Being a pure vegetarian, I have included only vegetarian recipes.

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