Beetroot Raitha

by - March 31, 2011



 This is an Nutritious raitha, simple & easy to prepare. Delicious side dish & goes well with Spicy rice & Roti.

Ingredients:

Beetroot - 2 (medium,cut in to half)
Yogurt - 1 1/2 cup (beaten)
Red chili powder - 1 1/2 tsp or to taste
Peanuts - 1/4 cup
Salt to taste

For Seasoning:

Oil - 1 tsp
Mustard seed - 1/4 tsp
Cilantro  - For Garnishing.

Method:
  • Roast & crush peanuts and keep it aside.
  • Pressure cook beetroot for a whistle. After pressure drops, Open, drain the water  & allow the beetroot to cool.
  • Grate the beetroot & keep it aside.
  • Heat Oil in a pan, Add mustard seeds & let it splutter.
  • Add grated beetroot & saute for a minute, Then add red chili powder & Salt to taste.
  • Saute for 5 minutes in medium heat & adjust salt to taste.
  • Add beetroot mixture to beaten yogurt along with the crushed peanuts.
  • Adjust salt to taste & garnish with minced cilantro.
  • Serve with rice & Roti.

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15 comments

  1. Vibrant and delicious raitha...yumm!

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  2. Bright coloured raitha...looks yumm..

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  3. Wow....colourful and healthy raita.Never heard raita with beetroot...this is new to me.Thanks.

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  4. Beetroot raita looks colofrul and delicious..all time fav.

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