Lemon and dates contribute to good health,aids
in fat loss, hosts a number of vitamins and
nutrients ,a good alkaliser …and has many
points to health benefits if you research on it.
Today it’s a chutney recipe with a blend of
marinated lemons and dates.
Like a sweetened pickle,these chutneys can be
stored and served.
Good to serve with any rice ,biriyanis,pulao..
Now to the recipe.
12 lemons cut as shown in the photo
1 cup rock salt
2 tbsp chopped ginger
12-15 cloves garlic
15 red chillies
200 gm dates
2 tbsp cummin seeds
1 cup vinegar
1/4 cup sugar ￼ ( or equal weight of lemons after
Wash lemons,wipe dry , cut as shown in photo.
Press rock salt on each cut lemon .
Put in a glass jar , and store for 4-5 days .
After 5 days remove the lemon and mince
coarsely with dates .
Grind the chillies,ginger,garlic,cummin seeds in
a little vinegar.
Next mix the remaining ingredients and cook
on a slow flame till thick.
Pour into sterilised jars .