Turmeric Ginger Coconut Chutney
photo by recipe author


Servings: 1 cup
Preparation Time: 20-30 minutes

  • 9-10 medium sized fresh turmeric root pieces
  • 1 ounce of fresh ginger root
  • 4 cloves garlic
  • 1/4 cup piñon nuts (or small serrano chili, de-stemmed)
  • 1/2 cup fresh lemon juice
  • 1/2 – 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 tablespoon coconut oil, melted
  • 1/4 cup fresh coconut milk*

Peel turmeric and ginger, then mince, mix, and set aside in a small bowl.

Mince garlic and chili (if you choose to add chili). Add them to the mix along with lemon juice, salt, melted coconut oil, and coconut milk.


*For the freshest coconut milk make homemade coconut milk. (See video at this link.)

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