January 5, 2014

Lauki kheera raita recipe - kakadi bhoplyachi raita recipe - how to make cucumber white gourd raita - sorekayi soutekayi raita recipe

Lauki, kheera raita recipe - A cool and refreshing raita made with cucumber, steamed white gourd and curds to serve as  an accompaniment with spicy main course dish. 

Lauki kheera raita in a serving bowl
Lauki kheera raita recipe with step by step pictures.

Preparation time 10 minutes
Cooking time 10 minutes
Serves 2

Ingredients
1 cup grated and steamed white gourd / lauki / sorekayi
1 cucumber, peeled and grated
whipped curd / yogurt
½  tsp sugar
¼ cup chopped coriander leaves
Salt to taste

For the tempering

2 tsp ghee / oil
1 small green chilly, chopped
1 tsp cumin seeds / jeera

Method

Lauki kheera raita recipe 
  • Peel and grate the lauki. Steam cook it until soft. Cool  it.  
  • Add peeled and grated cucumber to it. Add whipped yogurt, chopped coriander leaves, sugar and salt to it. Mix well with a spoon.
  • Heat 2 tsp of ghee/oil  in a small pan. Fry chopped green chillies and jeera in it to make a tadka. 
  • Pour the tadka over the raita. Mix well and  keep it in the refrigerator for 30 minutes. Serve chilled.

Lauki kheera raita recipe  with step by step pictures.

Peel and grate the lauki. Steam cook it until soft. Cool  it.   Add peeled and grated cucumber to it.
boiled lauki

Add whipped yogurt, chopped coriander leaves, sugar and salt to it. Mix well with a spoon.

lauki, kheera cilantro mixed to make raita

Heat 2 tsp of ghee/oil  in a small pan. Add the  chopped green chillies and jeera. Fry for a whilet to make a tadka. Pour the tadka over the raita. Mix well and  keep it in the refrigerator for half an hour.

pour the tempering on raita

Serve the cucumber white gourd  raita chilled.
prepared lauki kheera raita

15 comments:

  1. wow..healthy raita my favourat

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  2. this is new combo...nice cliks..

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  3. very very healthy and a cooling raita, super...

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  4. Creamy and yummy raita..love it

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  5. So different raita... But healthy one...

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  6. Wow this is a new combo for me, haven't tried it..Looks so delectable!! :)

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  7. love this combo...yummy and healthy..

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  8. Very healthy raita. Looks tempting!

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  9. Combination is new to me.but very healthy raita..

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  10. Healthy and delicious!! While i do make cucumber raita and lauki raita separately, love the way you have combined both!!

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  11. Very nice.. looks very refreshing raita :)

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