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Ant Chutney By Gond Tribe

Ant Chutney By Gond Tribe

Invented by the Gond tribe Chaprah Chutney is not your regular chutney. its primary ingredient is red ants and it is enriched with lots of nutrients like Vitamin B12, Proteins, Minerals and Zero calories.

But where do they get so many red ants? They are hunted from tall forest trees sifted through and tasted raw for a quality check. These ants are quickly brought to the village.

Recipe for red ant chutney

  • 4 pieces of garlic cloves
  • 1/2 cup of fresh coriander leaves.
  • Handful of crushed red ants.
  • 2 baby tomatoes
  • Salt as per taste.
  • 4-5 pieces of dry green chilly.
Where the unique concoction is made on a grindstone until a thick tangy paste is what you have.