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Tomato and Date Chutney

Tomato and Date Chutney is a Bengali style chutney , made with tomatoes and dates. The Chutney is sweet and slightly tangy .
Course Dinner, Lunch
Cuisine Indian Cuisine
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes

Ingredients

  • 4 tomatoes chopped into small pieces
  • 10 dates roughly chopped
  • 1 tsp mustard seeds
  • 1 inch ginger grated
  • Few curry leaves
  • 2-3 whole red chillies broken
  • 1 tsp panch poran coarsely ground
  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 1 tbsp tamarind water
  • Salt to taste

Instructions

  • Heat about 1 tbsp oil in a pan .
  • Add mustard seeds , let splutter .
  • Add curry leaves and whole red chillies .
  • Immediately add ginger ,chopped tomatoes and dates .
  • Sprinkle paanch poran and salt . Mix well .
  • Add sugar and 1/2 cup water .
  • Simmer and cook till mushy and well cooked.

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