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Tomato Cucumber Pickups Recipe

Tomato Cucumber Pickups is a popular Indian Side-Dish
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On :
Friday, 21 July, 2017
Category :
Vegetarian Recipe
Course :
Side-Dish Recipe
Cuisine :
Indian Recipe
Technique :
Assemble Recipe
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Servings :
Serves 2
Rated 4 based on 100 votes


  • 2 - tomatoes, sliced into rounds
  • 1 - cucumber, peeled, sliced into rounds
  • 100 g - Paneer (cottage cheese), grated
  • 1 - green chilli, finely chopped or crushed
  • 1 tsp mixed herbs or Mint or herbs of choice, finely chopped
  • 1 tbsp coriander leaves, finely chopped
  • 1 tsp prepared mustard
  • 1/2 tsp sugar, powdered
  • salt to taste
  • pepper to taste
  • How to Make Tomato Cucumber Pickups:

    1. Put paneer in a glass bowl. Add chilli, herbs, sugar, salt, pepper and mustard. Mix well, not crushing paneer to a paste.
    2. Arrange cucumber slices on a work surface in a single layer.
    3. Divide mixture between slices of cucumber.
    4. Press down the mix in the centre, gently.
    5. Place a slice of tomato over each cucumber round.
    6. Transfer to a large serving plate, keeping layers intact.
    7. Use a metal spatula to help lift each sandwich.
    8. Sprinkle some more salt and pepper over tomatoes.
    9. Garnish with chopped coriander.
    10. Serve cold.


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