This Spicy Peanut chutney is very easy to make .This chutney tastes great as we grind the tempering here and mix it with peanut garlic paste. It tastes great with Idlis , Dosas and Upma.
Adapted from ~ VahRehVah
Peanuts / groundnuts (roasted) - 1 cup /150 gms
Garlic - 5
Chilly powder - 1½ tbsp
Tamarind juice - ¼ cup
salt to taste
water - 1/2 cup
Mustard seeds - ¼ tsp
Cumin seeds - ¼ tsp
Urad daal - 2 tbsp
Curry leaves - 2 sprigs
Hing - A pinch
Heat oil in a pan on medium flame .Add crushed garlic cook till it is slightly fried.Add roasted peanuts slightly fry.Add red chilly powder and switch off the flame.Then add tamarind juice, salt, mix this all together. Put it into the blender and make a paste. You have to add lot of water for grinding because peanuts when we make paste it really get thick.We have to make chutney into a pouring consistency.
For tempering heat oil in a pan and add mustard seeds, when mustard seeds splutter,reduce the flame.Add cumin seeds, Urad dal,hing, curry leaves and cook on slow flame.Roast this till Urad dal is golden in colour.Let it cool down put it into the blender make a coarse powder.
Take a bowl add peanuts garlic paste and add the tempering mixture, mix it well.
Spicy fiery Peanut Chutney is ready.
Serve this with Idli , Dosa , Upma.