Monday, February 1, 2010

Pomegranate Chutney / Danimma Pachadi

Pomegranate is very healthy fruit.It contain Potassium, Vitamin A ,B(Niacin-B3,Pantothenic acid-B5,Folic acid-B9),Vitamin C , E and Iron.Pomegranate' contains lot of antioxidants.some of health benefits of pomegranate are,,
It reduces Inflammation.
 Increase immunity function.
 Reduces hart diseases.
 Strengthen the gums.
 Reduce dental plaque.
 Soothe mouth and throat ulcers.
and more..
Some times we can't eat the sour pomegranate seeds.at that try this Pomagranate pachadi and it is so simple to make,Eat this pachadi / chutney with chapathi , Dosa,Pancake,Hot rice.

Ingredients :
Pomegranate seeds-1 cup
Green chilly-3 or 4
Coriander powder-1 tsp
Cumin powder-1/2 tsp
Tamarind pulp-2tsp
Salt to taste
coriander leaves few
For seasoning :
Vegetable oil-2 tsp
Coriander,mustard,cumin seeds - 1tsp
curry leaves-1 spring
garlic clove-2
Method :
In frying pan add 1 tsp of oil fry the green chilly.In a blender add all the ingredients and fried green chilly, grind into smooth paste.in the same pan add 2 tsp oil fry the seasoning ingredients till cloves turned into golden color.add the seasoning to the grinded paste  and mix well.that's it pomegranate chutney is ready to eat.serve with hot rice or roti....
I am sending this recipe to Nithu's event Think Beyond usual Fruits

16 comments:

Guntur Traditions said...

never heard about it
must try it !!!!
mjdsdxe(my baby wirte this , my b he want to eat this)

Swapna Sree said...

hmmmm.....thanks to ur baby,,,sure he can take it...

Sushma Mallya said...

Interesting one swapna,i havent done anything with this fruit so far,surely sounds good and very unique dish too...thanks for this delicious recipe...

Simi Mathew said...

This is something unique.....good !
Simi
itsallaboutfood.wordpress.com

Kitchen Flavours said...

New to me....love to try this....looks yummy...first time here...nice to know u r blog....

vineetha said...

Thanks for visiting my blog and leaving ur comments..
Pomegranate chutney is very new to me...sounds very interesting :)

Tina said...

Never tried this chutney...Sounds healthy and delicious...

Swapna Sree said...

Thanks Sushma,Simi,Kitchen Flavours,Vineetha,Tina for ur compliments...

Vrinda said...

This chutney is very new to me...Sounds tasty and healthy

Sarah Naveen said...

Healthy and yummy!!!! really tempting

Swapna Sree said...

Thanks Vrinhda and Sarah Naveen for ur lovely comment...

priya said...

hi swapna,

Thx for visiting my blog, dear...u ve a wonderful blog...glad to follow u!...do keep in touch!

Swapna Sree said...

Thanks Priya for visiting my blog...

Reshmi said...

wow swapna...pomegrante chutney looks ausumn..never thot abt such kind of chutney with a sweet fruit...thanks for sharing..

Swapna Sree said...

Thanks Reshmi for dropping beautiful comment...

Devi Meyyappan said...

Oh.. thats a lovely dish.. totally new to me!!.. very innovative!.. you have a lovely blog!!:)