Spiced Pineapple and Tamarind Chutney

Serve cold cuts, cheeses and pasta salads with this delicious relish for that extra bit of flavour
Spiced Pineapple and Tamarind Chutney
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Spiced Pineapple and Tamarind Chutney
February 11, 2019
Level Easy
Serves 2x250ml Jars
PHOTO BY Katelyn Allegra
RECIPE BY Katelyn Allegra
FOOD STYLING BY Katelyn Allegra & Cassandra Upton


Olive oil, for frying
2 cloves of garlic
1 fresh red chilli
1/2 tsp spinneysFOOD Cumin Seeds
1/2 tsp coriander seeds
1/2 tsp spinneysFOOD Chilli Powder
1 tsp nigella seeds
1/4 tsp ground cardamom
8cm piece of root ginger, finely grated
1 cup white grape vinegar
200g spinneysFOOD White Sugar
2 tsp tamarind paste
2 whole pineapples, peeled, cored and roughly chopped


  • 1

    Heat the oil in a large frying pan

  • 2

    Add the garlic and chilli and sauté until soft

  • 3

    Add the spices and sauté until fragrant – about 3-4 minutes

  • 4

    Add the ginger, vinegar, sugar, tamarind paste, pineapple and simmer for 10 minutes until reduced and sticky

  • 5

    Season to taste

  • 6

    Pour into sterilised jars and seal


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