Tuesday, January 10, 2012

Spicy Cucumber & Mixed Veggies Salad

Even the weather is quite chilled outside, we never stopped having our usual salads, few days back i prepared a quick,easy breezy salad with cucumber,tomatoes,sweet corns,cooked chickpeas and red bellpepper which i spiced with red chilly powder, dry herbs,mayonnaise and crushed garlic, needless to say that this salad tastes absolutely fabulous,mildly spicy and definitely flavourful..You can have this colourful and easy salad  anytime of the day, obviously a prefect,refreshing salad for hot summer lunch or for dinner,you can also carry them in ur lunch box..Sending this salad to A Veggie/Fruit for a month-Cucumber guest hosted by Richa,event by Priya and to Jyoti's Healthy & Hearty,Vardhini's U event..
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1no Cucumber (medium size & cubed)
2nos Tomatoes (cubed)
1/2cup Sweet corn kernels
1/2cup Cooked chickpeas
1no Red bellpepper (cubed)
2nos Garlic cloves (crushed)
1/2tsp Kashmiri red chilly powder
1tsp Dry parsley leaves
Salt
2tbsp Mayonnaise
1tsp Oil

Mix together the crushed garlic cloves,red chilly powder, dry parsley leaves,mayonnaise,salt and oil in a bowl and keep aside..

Meanwhile take all the veggies in a bowl, add the already prepared spicy dressing to the prepared salad as per need and serve immediately..

52 comments:

  1. salads are always good for health and this one looks really healthy thanks for sharing

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  2. The most common salad looks colorful and most delicious. Mayonnaise?(egg)? do we have to make it and add?

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  3. lovely, healthy salad..........

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  4. A salad as I love them:) Good Tuesday! xxx

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  5. absolutely mouth watering...loved the sprinkle of chili powder.

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  6. Thank you for your recipes, this salad is great, HAPPY NEW YEAR 2102 ENTRY .. I also invite you to my apple pie ... kisses Marimi

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  7. What a colorful salad. It looks beautiful and sounds delicious. I hope you have a good day. Blessings...Mary

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  8. very healthy and colourful salad priya

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  9. wow such an eye catchy click n yummy healthy salad Priya Jee..

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  10. That looks wholesome and yum, Priya! Could do with a bowl like that for lunch today :)

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  11. That looks wholesome and yum, Priya! Could do with a bowl like that for lunch today :)

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  12. salad looks wonderful..love this spicy method!!

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  13. Delicious and colorful looking salad. Wonderful preparation.

    Deepa
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  14. this looks hearty and healthy, flavorful too...looking so nice n colorful!!
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  15. I am not a huge cicumber fan well atleast not the one we get here, i lov emuch more the ones we get in India. But i think made like this i would like.

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  16. Healthy and colorful salad...YUM!

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  17. I love this..Thanks for the recipe..This looks mouthwatering

    Aarthi
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  18. Sounds so very refreshing and yummy.

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  19. These days I started to hunt easy salad recipe despite of the weather. very refreshing salad priya.

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  20. I have been carrying a very similar salad every day to work for my evening snack! Tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, green tomatoes and chickpeas. With a dressing of vinegar, balsamic vinegar, olive oil, salt and pepper. Its super tasty, just like yours im sure :)

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  21. What a refreshing salad.
    Mimi

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  22. That looks yummy and healthy too!!

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  23. Delicious salad I love to try it.

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  24. healthy salad to fit in lunch box... :)

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  25. A colorful looking delicious salad!

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  26. Delicious and refreshing salad Priya.

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  27. delicious looking flavourful combination

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  28. very healthy and nice post..

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  29. Priya-this healthy, colorful, and fresh yummy salad, is being added to my list of healthy recipes!
    Thanks for sharing, absolutely love it:DDD

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  30. healthy salad with spicy touch !!

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  31. Woww.. thats one yummy and healthy looking dish :)

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  32. Such a healthy and colourful salad

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  33. So colorful and healthy salad!


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  34. Woww.. .mouth watering here.. looks absolutely delicious and healthy..

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  35. That looks awesome.. can't wait to try it.

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