The flavor of ginger with the tangy tamarind and sweet brown sugar makes this Ginger Chutney | Andhra Allam Pachadi the best combination with Pesarattu, idli or dosai.
Use tender ginger for fresh flavor. Do not fry the ginger for a long time. Just give it a quick stir and turn off the flame. Frying the ginger too long makes it bitter. Do not skip the tamarind on the brown sugar. The chutney needs the tangy and sweet flavor to balance out the ginger.