Anything “Raita” is yogurt salad that is made with raw and sometimes cooked vegetables such as cucumbers, onions, beets etc and flavored with herbs & spices. Usually served chilled as a side dish. Goes VERY well with rice dishes and grilled meat. Bon appetit!

serves 2
You might need to buy:
  • sugar
  • Salt to taste
  • Cilantro for garnishing
serves 4
You might need to buy:
  • chicken stock
  • peanut oil
  • sesame oil
  • chopped ginger
  • salt
  • five-spice powder
  • thin chinese egg noodles
  • roast pork tenderloin
  • cilantro sprigs for garnish

Use red, very ripe tomatoes on the vine for this dish, and it will be at its very best. =) It’s great in this heat… Goes particularly well with BBQ dishes also. Recipe serves 4 as a side dish.

serves 4
You might need to buy:
  • plain yogurt
  • salt
  • vegetable oil
  • mustard seeds
  • Fresh mint leaves to taste