Raita varieties

Raita varieties

     Raita varieties

Raita varieties

Sharing today Raita varieties. Yogurt is full of good bacteria that are good for digestion. It is also good source of Vitamin d & calcium which is good for bone health. So we need to add yogurt in our daily diet. some people don’t like to consume it directly. Raita is a good side dish for every day meal. Today I am sharing three different recipes of raita that you can enjoy this summer.

Aloo Raita
Ingredients :

2 cup fresh yogurt chilled
1 big potato
1 green chili chopped
3-4 curry leaves
1/4 tea spoon mustard seeds
1 tbsp refined oil
salt to taste
1/4 tea spoon black pepper ( coarsely grind )

 
Recipe :

Whip the yogurt & add 1 tbsp water to it.
Peel the potato and grate it thickly in a bowl of water.
Heat 1 tbsp refined oil in a non-stick pan. Add mustard seeds.
When they crackle, add curry leaves, green chili & grated potato .
Add salt to taste and stir fry for 5-6 minutes. 
Turn off the flame. Let it cool completely.
Add the whipped curd, sprinkle black pepper and serve immediately.

Raita varieties

Cucumber Capsicum Raita
Ingredients :

2 cup fresh yogurt chilled
1/2 cup capsicum chopped
1/2 cup cucumber chopped ( remove pulp & seeds )
1/4 tea spoon dry mint powder
salt to taste

Recipe : Whip the yogurt, add 1 tbsp water , mix well.
Add the chopped cucumber and capsicum, mix well.
Add salt to taste.
Sprinkle dry mint powder and serve immediately.

Raita varieties
Lauki Raita
Ingredients :

2 cup Yogurt chilled
1 cup bottle gourd ( lauki ) thickly grated
2-3 curry leaves
1 tbsp fresh coriander leaves
1/2 green chili
roasted cumin powder
salt to taste

Recipe :

Grate the bottle gourd in a bowl of water.
Take coriander leaves, curry leaves and green chili and grind it coarsely.
Add 1 tbsp water to yogurt & whip it.
Boil the grated bottle gourd for 3-4 minutes.
Strain the water and let it cool completely.
Mix the boiled bottle gourd, coarse paste of coriander well.
Add salt to taste.
Sprinkle roasted cumin powder and serve immediately.

 

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