Homemade Garlic Chutney Powder Recipe

Updated on January 27, 2020
ShailaSheshadri profile image

I worked as a banker for 17 years, and now I work as a freelance writer. I love staying fit and cooking tasty and healthy meals.

Recipe for homemade garlic chutney powder.
Recipe for homemade garlic chutney powder.

Homemade Garlic Chutney Powder Health Benefits

Eating garlic can have many wonderful health benefits. Consuming it in raw form tends to result in bad breath, but if you combine it with spices, it should be less noticeable. In garlic chutney powder, we use raw garlic that's been warmed.

As garlic is a natural preservative, you can store this garlic chutney powder up to a month and a half at room temperature. The other ingredients used in this recipe are either fried (like split black gram or Bengal gram dal or peanuts) or dried (like copra and tamarind). Hence, shelf life will be longer.

Eating one or two teaspoons of this powder daily may have health benefits, as garlic is known for...

  • lowering bad cholesterol,
  • improving blood flow in the body (cardiovascular benefits),
  • boosting immunity,
  • protecting against cancer,
  • and more.

Cook Time

Prep time: 5 min
Cook time: 10 min
Ready in: 15 min
Yields: 1/4 kg chutney powder

Ingredients

  • 1/3 cup whole garlic cloves
  • 1/3 cup Bengal gram dal
  • 1/6 cup urad dal (split black gram)
  • 1/4 cup copra (dry coconut), sliced
  • 1/6 cup peanuts
  • 8 dry red chilis, Byadigi or any other less spicy variety
  • 20 curry leaves, or 3 strands
  • 1 teaspoon salt (or to taste)
  • 1/4 teaspoon sugar (or to taste)
  • 1/2 small lemon-sized tamarind
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon oil

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. Heat 1/2 teaspoon of oil in a pan. Roast Bengal gram dal for 1/2 minute, then add split black gram and peanuts and saute for 2 more minutes on low heat until the contents of the pan are golden brown. Remove from heat and set aside to cool on a large plate.
  2. Add and heat the remaining oil and throw in the broken red chili, tamarind, copra, and curry leaves. Saute till they are crisp, then add garlic cloves. Give a quick stir, take the pan off the heat, and let it cool.
  3. Put all the ingredients into a mixer/grinder and grind to a coarse powder. Add sugar and salt. Mix well. Taste and adjust the seasonings to your preferences.
  4. Let it cool then store it in a lidded glass container. It will stay fresh for up to 1 1/2 months at room temperature. Use it daily with your meals as a side dish. You can use it in sandwiches also.

How to Get a Powdery Texture

Note: Adding the warm garlic in the last moment of grinding gives it that powdery texture, which is good. Otherwise, there is a chance that it may turn out to be paste-like. In both cases, you can store and use.

Recipe Rating

5 stars for Garlic chutney powder
raw ingredients
raw ingredients
fried mix before grinding
fried mix before grinding
Garlic chutney powder
Garlic chutney powder

Nutritional Information

Nutrition Facts
Serving size: 4 g
Calories 23
Calories from Fat18
% Daily Value *
Fat 2 g3%
Saturated fat 1 g5%
Carbohydrates 1 g
Fiber 1 g4%
Sodium 117 mg5%
* The Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet, so your values may change depending on your calorie needs. The values here may not be 100% accurate because the recipes have not been professionally evaluated nor have they been evaluated by the U.S. FDA.

Comments

Submit a Comment
  • ShailaSheshadri profile imageAUTHOR

    ShailaSheshadri 

    3 years ago from Bengaluru

    Yeah. Garlic chutney powder has an amazing taste when made fresh at home. Try to do this easy condiment at home!

  • Manali Bakshi profile image

    Manali 

    3 years ago from Hyderabad

    This chutney powder tastes awesome. I had bought readymade chutney powder similar to this kind and then got some from a friend. Will try making this myself now.

working

This website uses cookies

As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, delishably.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://maven.io/company/pages/privacy

Show Details
Necessary
HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
Features
Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
Marketing
Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
Statistics
Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)