Milagai Chutney recipe, Easy Chutney recipes

Milagai chutney recipe, with video, easy to make spicy milaga chutney pairs well with dosai, idli and adai. This chutney, though little spicier than my usual chutneys, but every time i make, i always end up having an extra serving of idli or dosa. I recently learnt this from my friend who taught me the recipe of Ellu chutney. I made this chutney few times few times at home, for the first time i got time to click the recipe of milagao chutney with step by step pictures and video. The tamarind and the sesame oil balances the spiciness of the chutney. If you are a spice lover do try this chutney and i am sure you will love it for sure. For medium spice lovers, do read the notes section at the end of the post. Do check out my complete collection of Chutney recipes.
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Milagai Chutney recipe
Milagai chutney recipe

  • Recipe Cusine: Indian
  • Prep Time:  5 Minutes
  • Cook time: 10 Minutes
  • Serves: 3
  • Author: Jeyashri
  • Recipe Category: Breakfast | Dinner
  • Description: Milagai chutney recipe, with video, easy to make spicy milaga chutney pairs well with dosai, idli and adai.
    Red chili  9
    Coriander leaves little
    Curry leaves  10
    Tamarind small piece
    Garlic  2 cloves
    Sesame oil  3 tblsp
    Mustard seeds  1/2 tsp
    Salt  as needed


Method:

  • In a pan add 2 tblsp sesame oil.
  • Add the red chili to this and saute for a minute.
  • Do not change the colour. 
  • Take it out and keep aside.
  • Add in the coriander leaves and curry leaves to this.
  • Cook in a low flame and let the leaves shrink.
  • After 2 minutes it will turn crisp. Switch off the flame.
  • Allow this to cool completely.
  • Grind this along with the rec chili, tamarind, garlic cloves and salt. 
  • Grind into a fine paste. You can add water while grinding. 
  • Transfer it to a bowl.
  • Add 1 tblsp oil to the pan and temper with mustard seeds.
  • Add this to the chutney. 
  • Mix well.
  • Serve with idli, dosa or adai.
  • We had with Thakkali dosai and it tasted so well. 
                                      Video of how to make Milagai chutney
                                   
                       

Notes:
  1. If you do not want it too spicy, reduce 1-2 chili. 
  2. Also you can take out the seeds inside the red chili, discard it and make the chutney. 
  3. Generous amount of sesame oil will balance the spiciness of the molaga chutney. 





Red chili chutney

Method with step by step pictures:

  • In a pan add 2 tblsp sesame oil.
  • Add the red chili to this and saute for a minute.
  • Do not change the colour. 
  • Take it out and keep aside.
molaga chutney 1
  • Add in the coriander leaves and curry leaves to this.
  • Cook in a low flame and let the leaves shrink.
  • After 2 minutes it will turn crisp. Switch off the flame.
molaga chutney 2
  • Allow this to cool completely.
  • Grind this along with the red chili, tamarind, garlic cloves and salt. 
  • No need to saute the tamarind and garlic cloves.
molaga chutney 3
  • Grind into a fine paste. You can add water while grinding. 
  • Transfer it to a bowl.
  • Add 1 tblsp oil to the pan and temper with mustard seeds.
  • Add this to the chutney. 
molaga chutney 4
  • Mix well.
  • Serve with idli, dosa or adai.
  • We had with Thakkali dosai and it tasted so well. 
Molaga - Chutney
Notes:
  1. If you do not want it too spicy, reduce 1-2 chili. 
  2. Also you can take out the seeds inside the red chili, discard it and make the chutney. 
  3. Generous amount of sesame oil will balance the spiciness of the molaga chutney. 


   
  

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3 comments:

  1. red color is not retained if we add coriander & curry leaves.

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    1. Add little coriander and curry leaves. Also it depends of the nature of chili too. Ensure not to saute the chili too much.

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