South Indian Tomato Chutney

South Indian Tomato Chutney

South Indian Tomato Chutney Recipe 

Always wondered what is that Red Chutney that South Indian Restaurants serve? Here’s the recipe for Tolato Chutney that goes with all South Indian dishes.

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How to make South Indian Tomato Chutney ?


  • 2 Chopped tomatoes.
  • 1 tbs chana daal.
  • 1/2 tbs urad daal.
  • Chopped onions.
  • 1-2 garlic cloves chopped.
  • Sabud Kashmiri red chillies.
  • Salt.
  • Fresh shredded Coconut.
  • Mustard seeds.
  • Oil.
  • Curry leaves .


  • Heat up a pan.
  • Add 1 spoon oil; let it get warmed up.
  • Add 1 tbs chana daal.
  • Add 1/2 tbs urad daal.
  • Let it cook till you see mild golden color; don’t overcook.
  • We just want to cook it a little.
  • Add onion.
  • Keep flame slow.
  • Add 1-2 garlic cloves.
  • Add 2 chopped tomatoes.
  • Add 1-2 Kashmiri.
  • Red chilies.
  • Salt per taste.
  • Mix well.
  • Cook till it becomes soft.
  • Switch off the flame .
  • Let it cool down.
  • Now pour the mix in the mixie.
  • Add some fresh shredded coconut (optional).
  • Now churn it in a mixie.
  • Taste it for salt.
  • Serve it in a bowl with a tadka on top.
  • To make tadka for chutney.
  • In a pan, add some oil, and mustard seeds.
  • Add a red sabud kashmiri chillie and curry leaves.
  • Tadka is ready pour on the chutney.
  • Enjoy this amazing red tomato chutney with dosa, uttapam, idly, medu vada, appam etc.

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