Monday, March 26, 2012

Minty Banana Raita (kela ka Raita)

    A  mildly spiced  yoghurt dip of banana ,mint and ginger.



INGREDIENTS:-
preparation time-10 min
serve-6
  • Yoghurt-2 cup
  • Banana-2
  • Grated ginger-1/2  t.s
  • Mint leaves-10
  • Black salt-1/2 t.s
  • Salt-1/3 t.s
  • Sugar- 1 tbls
  • Red chilli powder or pepper powder- 1/2 t.s
  • Roasted cumin powder- 1/4 t.s
PROCEDURE:-
  1. Take a bowl ,add curd and 3 tbls of water and whisk well.
  2. Peel and chop banana into thin roundals.and chop mint leaves.
  3. Mix grated ginger, mint leaves and all the spices and sugar in the curd
  4. Mix gently and serve chilled.
serving suggestions-serve as a side dish or as a dip.

22 comments:

meena said...

now this is something, khatta meetha teekha and all. usually i make banana raita with just sugar and at times add ilaichi powder but this is unique taste. next time i m goin to try this way

Hema said...

A different kind of raitha, banana with mint and ginger, shud try this out..

Jaleela said...

banana with curd mmm super raita

Suja Manoj said...

Innovative recipe,sounds yummy and refreshing.

radha said...

Something totally different.

PrathibhaSreejith said...

Quite unique and delicious raita, looks awesome :-)

Achu's Amma's Kitchen said...

different raita...new to me..nice flavorfull

Julie said...

Unique n delicious raitha,lovely!!!
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maha said...

u done this perfectly..n very nice clik too.....thanx 4 this recipe......
Maha

Rasi said...

like the combo.. never tried it though :)..

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Sobha Shyam said...

banana in raita sounds great..looks yum n nice addition of mint..

Follow foodie said...

Very new to me.Sounds interesting!
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Treat and Trick said...

Innovative raita with banana, looks so yum!

Swathi Iyer said...

banana raita looks delicious.

Kaveri said...

Delicious raita...nice flavors

Lavanya said...

Different n good. Nice one :)
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Santosh Bangar said...

innovative tempting raita

faseela said...

wow...never thought of making raita with banana...superbly done....this is in to my to do list...thanx 4 sharing

Surabhi Nayak said...

Never tried dis before,
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Shanthi said...

Cool and refreshing for this summer. Do visit my cooking blog when time permits

schmetterlingwords said...

A delicious banana dip with mint and ginger flavours. Thank you for linking with Healthy Morsels - Pregnancy :)

Ramya said...

thats a very flavourful raitha..thanks for linking with FRUIT FIESTA