Tuesday, 28 October 2014

Capsicum (Green pepper) chutney

Capsicum one of my favorite vegetables which has numerous medicinal and health benefits. So, I love to make use of this green pepper / capsicum in my cooking as much as possible. This spicy combo works out well with simple dosa and idlies. It is a simple Indian styled chutney prepared with bell peppers. Capsicum has a lovely crunchy texture. As for the health benefits of capsicums, they are rich in Vitamin C and are also known to lower cholesterol. It is a tangy and spicy chutney that tastes delicious. Do try this easy green capsicum chutney.



Prep time

Cook time


10 mins

10 mins

2 persons


Cuisine:  South Indian (Breakfast Side dish)







1. Wash and cut the green pepper into small pieces and keep them aside. Heat 1 tbsp. of oil in a pan. Add dry red chillies, asafoetida, chopped onions and garlic.

12. Sauté till onions turn translucent. Add chopped capsicum along with salt. , tamarind to golden brown and transfer them to the mixer grinder. 23. Add required amount of salt and pinch of sugar to the chutney and mix it well.


4. Do the tempering process in the pan and pour them over the chutney and mix well

Serve with

Idli, Carrot Dosa, Roti


Red chillies can also be used instead of green chillies.

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  1. Nice combination with dosa,idli or anything..

  2. wow yummy yummy nice to see this inviting chutney,,

  3. I love capsicum chutney, tastes really good and goes well with idli and dosa..

    1. Kids always are fussy eaters in some veggies, So got to incorporate foods to feed them dear

  4. Thanks for sharing such beautiful information with us. I hope you will share some more information about capsicum. Please keep sharing.
    Benefits Of Green Capsicum


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