Peanuts are good source of protein and good for health.  A hand full of peanuts daily would keep our body healthy.  Here is an easy and quick chutney recipe for you.  Try it at home and enjoy the goodness of peanuts with your breakfast. 


For Grinding:

1 cup Peanuts

5 Red chillies

1/4 cup Coconut pieces

Small piece of Tamarind

Salt to taste

For Tempering:

1 tbsp Oil

1 tsp Mustard

1 tsp Urad dhal

Few Curry leaves


1. In a shallow pan dry roast 1 cup of peanuts and set aside

2. In the same pan dry roast 5 red chillies

3. In a blender, add roasted peanuts and roasted red chillies

4. Add a small piece of tamarind

5. Add salt to taste and blend smooth

6. Transfer to serving bowl

7. For tempering, heat oil 

8. Add mustard seeds and urad dhal

9. When it starts spluttering, switch off the flame and add few curry leaves

10. Pour on top of ground chutney

11. Your tasty and lip-smacking peanut chutney is ready 

12. Serve with hot idlies or dosas