Green Chilli and Herb Sambal

, from Issue #78. May, 2018
Photography by Manja Wachsmuth.
Green Chilli and Herb Sambal

Fragrant and full of flavour, serve this traditional accompaniment alongside your favourite cool-weather curry.

Serves: 4


½ cup each packed mint and coriander leaves
½ cup desiccated coconut
2 long green chillis, roughly chopped
1 spring onion, roughly chopped
¼ teaspoon ground cumin
1 teaspoon caster sugar
1 tablespoon lime juice
½ teaspoon sea salt


Place all the ingredients in a food processor and blend to a coarse paste. Makes about 1 cup.