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Navratri Raita Recipe

Navratri Raita is a popular Indian Side Dish
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On :
Thursday, 17 April, 2014
Category :
Festive Recipe
Course :
Side Dish Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Toss Recipe
Difficulty :
Medium
Servings :
Serves 3
RATINGs :
Rated 4 based on 100 votes
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Ingredients

  • 1 sweet potato, boiled, chopped
  • 1 potato, boiled, chopped
  • 1 cucumber, chopped
  • 4-5 Water Chestnuts (singhara), boiled, peeled and chopped
  • 1 cup fresh thick curds
  • 1 tbsp coriander, finely chopped
  • 1 small green chilli, finely chopped
  • 1 tbsp whole roasted Peanuts
  • 1/2 tsp Cumin seed powder
  • 1/2 tsp Cumin seeds whole
  • salt to taste
  • Sugar to taste
  • 1 tsp oil
  • How to Make Navratri Raita:

    1. Beat curds in a deep salad bowl. Add cumin powder, salt, sugar, chilli and mix well.
    2. Add all prepared vegetables, peanuts, mix to blend well.
    3. Chill well till required.
    4. Heat oil in a small crucible or tempering spoon.
    5. Add cumin seeds and allow to splutter.
    6. Pour the sizzling tempering over raitha.
    7. Garnish with chopped coriander.



     

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