Peanut Chutney Recipe is a delicious a nutty, toasty and typically Indian chutney that requires minimal effort. Made without coconut, the chutney is healthy and bursting with additional flavours from curry leaves, chillies and two kinds of lentils. It makes a great breakfast side dish or accompaniment.
Did you know: Peanuts are actually legumes, although they possess qualities similar to other edible nuts such as pistachios and almonds. Peanuts provide high energy and contain high quantities of nutrients, minerals, antioxidants and vitamins. Also high in monounsaturated fatty acids, especially folic acid, peanuts help lower bad cholesterol and increase good cholesterol in the blood. Studies also suggest that roasting or boiling peanuts enhances the antioxidant bio-availability by almost two to four-fold.
Serve the Peanut Chutney along with Aval/ Poha Dosa, Goan Shepeche Polle, Ragi Idli or even Kuzhi Paniyaram as a healthy accompaniment.
Some other delicious South Indian chutneys for you to try are:
- Tomato Onion Chutney
- Peanut Chutney Powder
- Andhra Gongura Pachadi