Cucumber Raita

Cucumber Raita

7 reviews, 4.3 star(s). 88% would make again

Ready in 45 minutes

There are endless possible variations on this fresh and cooling side dish. (Yoga Mind and Body)


1/2 cup Yogurt
1 tablespoon Lemon juice
1/2 teaspoon Salt
pinch Cayenne
1/2 teaspoon Fresh ginger
1 Cucumber; grated
pinch Cumin
2 tablespoons Cilantro; chopped

Original recipe makes 2



Mix together the yogurt, lemon juice, salt, cayenne and ginger. Stir in the cucumber and then sprinkle the cumin on top. Garnish with cilantro.


Instead of cucumber, try finely chopped tomato, diced cooked potato, diced and seeded red or green peppers or even banana.

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Thanks for the recipe, I'm gonna try it out right away.
roydsouza 1y ago

Very simple and authentic
Kramolegna 3y ago

A very easy dish that is quite tasty! Loved it. I did add some grape tomatoes to utilize them which gave some color. Looking forward to making again.
oakleyaldreds 4y ago

A favorite at home from now on. Easy to make, endless possibilities!
Senorarturo 5y ago

I made this with grilled salmon.
Perugirl 5y ago

Cool and smooth. I intend to try some of the other Variations.
jamieo 9y ago

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cera82v 10y ago

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cera82v 10y ago

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