Friday, May 14, 2010

Onion Chutney(Vepina Karam Chutney)-1

Hai friends today i am coming with Onion Chutney.We call this as Vepina kaaram chutney.We do another chutney with same ingredients but we call it as pacchi karam chutney.This goes nie with idly and dosa.
This is my all time favourte chutney.Lets go to the recipe.


Green chillies-5 or 6(Acc to ur taste)
Tamarind -Lemon size
Turmeric little pinch
Salt to taste
Oil-2 tsp
Mustard seeds-1/2 tsp
Jeera-1/2 tsp
Dry red chilli pieces few
Curry leaves few


First cut the onions into chunks and soak the tamarind..
Place the pan on the heat and add the oil.When the oil gets heat add the green chillies , onions. and turmeric.
Mix it well and fry this for 2 to 3 minutes and switch off the heat and make it cool.
When it is cool take the onions in the jar and blend to the smooth paste and keep it aside.
Now put tadka to the paste.
Place the another  pan and heat it.When it gets heat add the mustard seeds and fry it.
When the mustard seeds starts to pop add the jeera,dry red chilli pieces and curry leaves.
To this add the grinded paste ,salt and mix well.
Finally add the tamarind juice and mix well.
Now serve hot with hot idly's.


  1. ♥♥ Olá, amiga!
    Passei para uma visitinha...♥
    Gosto do seu cantinho... sempre agradável, criativo e delicioso... você é muito talentosa.
    Ótimo fim de semana! ♥
    ♥♥ Beijinhos.
    Itabira - Brasil ♥♥

  2. Lovely side dish for idly and dosa.

  3. Vineela, my amma also do the same onion chutney for idli n dosai she add red chillies looks red colour onion chutney taste good with hot idlies...

  4. Very new to me.. nenu eppudu fry chesi cheyaledu.. interesting recipe.. sure ga try chesthanu.. nice clicks dear!!

  5. I love this one..but normally I make onion n tomato ....shall try this way

  6. Perfect chutney with idly, you made me hungry by presenting this. Breakfast has been completely vanished from my life. Let me fix this for dinner some day. Nice chutney, dear.

  7. Thank u very much Satya.Even me too add the red chillies but green chillies give nice taste.Try this u will like it.

  8. Thank u very much Chandana.Try chesi choodandhi meeku nacchutundhi.

  9. Thank u very much Priti.Even i too mix with tomatoes and some times with coconut that chutnies or also very tasty.

  10. Thank u very much Malar.this is also perfect for dinner also give a try dear.

  11. Nice onion chutney vineela, I love them at anytime.

  12. Mouthwatering chutney all time fav. Those idlies and chutney look perfect.

  13. vinee really simple and delicious..we love to have the onion chutney with idli dosa..good one vinee

  14. Thank u very much Prani even me too .

  15. Your pictures or so tempting,i feel like having some idli's:-)

  16. Step by step procedure lo chala baga present chesaru vineela.Onion chutney chusthey nooru ooruthondhi.
    Oka sari aathidhyam visit cheyyandi.