November 9, 2012

Pineapple raita recipe - How to make ananas raita

Pineapple raita recipe - Raita is a yogurt based dish which you can enjoy with variety of fruits and vegetables. It is commonly prepared in North Indian homes. Pineapple raita is a very delicious raita made with pineapple and immersed in yogurt and sugar. Jeera powder, pepper powder and chili powder is also added to increase the flavour and taste.

Pineapple is a fruit with tangy and sweet taste. It contains some amount of calcium, potassium, fiber and vitamin c. It is low in fat and cholesterol. Yogurt is a tasty food that can be eaten in many different ways. Yogurt provides numerous health benefits. Consumption of fresh yogurt helps in smooth digestion. So, pineapple raita is a perfectly healthy dish.

Preparation time - 10 minutes
Cooking time - 0 minutes
Yield - serves 4

Ingredients
  • 1 cup fresh pineapple,  peeled, cubed
  • 2 cups curd / yogurt
  • 3 - 4 tsp sugar
  • 1/4 tsp cumin seeds powder
  • 1/4 tsp red chili powder
  • 1/4 tsp pepper powder
  • Salt as required
Method
  1. Whip the yogurt with a spoon  till smooth. In a bowl, add whipped yogurt, pineapple cubes,  cumin seeds powder, sugar and salt. Mix well.
  2. Keep this raita in the refrigerator for an hour. While serving, put  the raita in serving bowls.
  3. Garnish with pepper powder and chili powder.
  4. Serve chilled. This can be had as a side dish or dessert.


16 comments:

  1. Tempting and tasty raita! Happy Diwali to you!

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  2. Tangy & sweet..looks inviting!!
    Prathima Rao
    Prats Corner

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  3. all your dishes looks awesomely yummy. Happy Diwali to you..glad to follow you too.

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  4. Tempting Raita :)

    http://hyderabadicuisinerecipes-angel.blogspot.com/

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  5. very yummy and tasty..

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  6. Wow Vidya! this is a super great idea. loved it

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  7. Super tempting raita, simply loving it.

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  8. Mmmm....looks very delicious

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  9. Wow - delicious - love the idea of a pineapple raita.

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  10. wow what a delicious raita!!

    cheers
    latha
    forknfolks.blogspot.com

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  11. Love the combination of pineapple and yogurt! Cant wait to try it.

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