Cool Cucumber Raita

Recipe by Radha Bhaskar of

Ideal to be taken during summer as a salad or as side dish with rice.

Ingredients vegetarian 2 servings

  • 1 no. Cucumber
  • 1 cup Yoghurt
  • 1 tsp Coconut, grated
  • 1 tsp Mustard seeds (black)
  • 2 nos. Green Chilies
  • Salt to taste


Grate cucumber and keep aside. Grind coconut, mustard and green chillies by adding a bit of yoghurt to it. Add to this, the rest of yoghurt, salt and cucumber. Cool and serve.


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madam, in your cool cucumber raita you have mentioned to grind 1tsp of mustard to coconut and green chillies the salad was so bitter . I think it must be jeera & not mustard