Sunday, January 1, 2012

Cucumber Mint Raita & Cucumber Sweet Salad

Happy new year to all my blog friends...
Cucumber Mint Raita & Cucumber Sweet Salad



For biriyani, I am preparing variety of salad and raita like veg , cucumber mint, beetroot peanut,coconut onion etc……..

Whenever I am making salad for biriyani I always prepare sweet cucumber salad for me and my son.
1 -  Cucumber mint raita  - Servers - 4

Ingredients

Cucumber – 1 no
Curd – 200 ml
Salt – ¼ tspn
Mint leaves – 10 no
Onion – 1 no medium
Green chilli – 1 no (as per your taste)

Method

Wash cucumber,green chilli, mint leaves,onion and  chop all the vegetables.
Whisk the curd add salt and chopped vegetables.
Granish with cucumber and mint. Serve it with biriyani




2 - Cucumber Sweet salad - Serves - 2

Ingredients

Cucumber – 2 no
Sugar – 2 tspn

Method

Wash and remove the skin from cucumber.
Slice the cucumber into thin round shape.
Sprinkle the sugar and serve.
Quick salad for kids,  very simple and easy .I like this salad very much since my childhood, now even its my son's favourite.




I sending this recipe to  Richa prinka 's veggie fruit month of cucumber and Kahakai Kitchen's Souper Sundays  






23 comments:

Maayeka said...

Very refreshing cucumber mint raita and salad....
Wishing you a very Happy new year !!!

Indie.Tea said...

Love cucumber raita, so tasty and comforting.
Happy New Year!

faseela said...

lovely raita....super comforting dish

PJ said...

Hi Jaleela,Wishing you and your family a very Happy New Year..

Julie said...

Awesome n healthy salad !!
Happy New Year to you too !!
Erivum Puliyum

Urmi said...

Wish you and your family very Happy New Year.
Very healthy and yummy dish.Perfect for summer season.

Home Cooked Oriya Food said...

looks yummy... my favorite food too...

Hamaree Rasoi said...

What a refreshing and healthy start to new year...

Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

Torviewtoronto said...

delicious preparations with cucumber
happy new year to you and family

Kalyan said...

Just mouthwatering...looks so easy to prepare & delicious!

Momof3 said...

Healthy and delicious looking salad...like the addition of mint! I haven't really tried a cucumber salad with sugar...will definitely try that!!
Thanks for your sweet comments, Jaleela!! And Happy 2012!!

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Jaleela said...

//Very refreshing cucumber mint raita and salad....
//
Maayeka , thank you very much for your comment
.

Jaleela said...

//Love cucumber raita, so tasty and comforting.//\\

thank you indie tea..

Jaleela said...

//lovely raita....super comforting dish//

faseela thanks for your regular visit

Jaleela said...

Thanks for visit, happy new year PJ

Jaleela said...

Awesome n healthy salad //

thank you juile

Jaleela said...

//Very healthy and yummy dish.Perfect for summer season//

thankyou for your lovely comment urmi

Jaleela said...

//looks yummy... my favorite food too...//

thanks for visit oriya food

Jaleela said...

//What a refreshing and healthy start to new year...//

thank you very much deepa

Jaleela said...

//delicious preparations with cucumber
happy new year to you and family//

thank you torveiw, happy new year

Jaleela said...

//Just mouthwatering...looks so easy to prepare & delicious//

yes its mouthwatering, salad

thanks for visit kalyan

Deb in Hawaii said...

I like simple cucumbers salads--they are so refreshing. Thank you for sharing yours at Souper Sundays at Kahakai Kitchen--it was nice to have you join in.

Aloha,

Deb
Kahakai Kitchen