Pear And Mango Chutney
Pear And Mango Chutney

Ingredients:

• 250 gms – raw firm Mango
• 250 gms – pears.
• 500 gms – Sugar
• 2 tsp – salt
• 1 tsp – Red Chilli powder
• 1 tsp – Garam Masala
• 1 tbsp – Musk melon (kharbooja) seeds.
• 1 tbsp – raisins.
• 2 Cloves powdered
• 8 each Almonds and cashews chopped finely.

Method:

  1. Peel and mash and pear.
  2. Put 1 tbsp sugar in a heavy saucepan.
  3. Heat on low flame, stirring and cooking till it turns brown.
  4. Add 500 ml. water and boil.
  5. When the sugar has fully dissolved in the water add remaining sugar.
  6. When it begins to boil again add the mashed fruit, cashew, raisins, seeds, chilli and salt.
  7. Boil till a thick jam consistency is obtained. Stir occasionally.
  8. Add the clove powder and garam masala.
  9. Cool a bit and transfer to clean airtight jar.

Recipe courtesy of Saroj Kering