Tamarind chutney

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 30 minutes
Makes about 3/4 cup



Soak the tamarind in the hot water for 20 minutes. Add sugar and cook over low heat, stirring, just until sugar is dissolved, then return mixture to cleaned bowl.

Stir spices into tamarind mixture along with chile powder and salt. Stir well and add a little water if it is too thick. Keep refrigerated for up to a week.