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:

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

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

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  3. lovely raita....super comforting dish

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

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

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

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

    Deepa
    Hamaree Rasoi

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  8. delicious preparations with cucumber
    happy new year to you and family

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

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  10. 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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  12. //Very refreshing cucumber mint raita and salad....
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    Maayeka , thank you very much for your comment
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  13. //Love cucumber raita, so tasty and comforting.//\\

    thank you indie tea..

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

    faseela thanks for your regular visit

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  15. Thanks for visit, happy new year PJ

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  16. Awesome n healthy salad //

    thank you juile

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

    thankyou for your lovely comment urmi

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

    thanks for visit oriya food

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

    thank you very much deepa

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

    thank you torveiw, happy new year

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

    yes its mouthwatering, salad

    thanks for visit kalyan

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  22. 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

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