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Something simple

24 May

On request, here’s a really really simple salad that you can make at home. It’s got an Indian twist, and its really very very yummy. You will find it in a lot of Maharashtrian house holds.We call it ‘Koshimbir’.
What you need-
1 cucumber (finely chopped)
2 teaspoons of groundnut powder
1/2 spoon of sugar (optional)
A pinch of red chilli powder
A pinch of pepper powder
A few drops of lime juice
Coriander leaves for garnish
Salt to taste

What you need to do-

Put the chopped cucumber in a bowl. Top it with groundnut powder, red chilli powder, and a few drops of lime juice.

Leave the bowl in the fridge for about an hour.

When it is time to serve, add the salt, pepper and sugar.

Mix thoroughly.

Add coriander leaves on top as garnish, and it’s ready!