Prep time 10 minutes makes a little over 1 cup

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup raw cashews bits or halves
  • 1/4 tsp. lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1/2-inch piece of peeled fresh ginger root,sliced
  • 1-2 hot green chilies, seeded and chopped up to 1/3 cups water
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh coriander

Method: Combine the cashews, lemon juice, salt ginger and chilies 1/4 of cup water in a food processor fitted with the metal blade, or a blender, and process until smooth, adding more water as necessary to produce a loose puree. Transfer to a bowl, add the fresh coriander, and serve or cover well and keep refrigerated for up to 3 days. Note: This chutney thickens as it sits. Thin it with water to the desired consistency.