This red capsicum chutney goes great with dosa, idli, bajji, rice, and chapati. The capsicum lends a nice sweetness to it which is quite addictive. So if you are looking for a nice and easy chutney recipe without coconut, then try this and let me know how it went. To prepare this red capsicum chutney in bulk is much quicker since capsicum is not as moist as tomatoes and needs lesser time to reach the grinding consistency.
RED CAPSICUM CHUTNEY RECIPE
Preparation time: 5 minutes
Cooking time: 15 minutes
Makes 1 cup
1.5 cups of chopped onions
1 large red capsicum, chopped
2 dry red chillies
1/2 tsp of minced garlic
A pinch of hing
1/2 tsp of salt, or to taste
2 tsp of oil
1. Heat the oil and saute the onions for 2 mins.
2. Add rest of the ingredients and saute until the onions turn golden brown and the capsicums gets soft.
3. Let it cool completely in the pan.
4. Grind to a smooth paste. Serve red capsicum chutney with idli, dosa, roti, rice, etc.
Variations: you can add a small piece of tamarind while grinding or add 1 chopped tomato while cooking the mixture. This is if you want a slightly sour chutney.