Cucumber salad with peanut powder
|Cucumber/2 small cucumber||1 Large|
|Coriander leaves||1 Cup (16 tbs)|
|Mustard seeds||1⁄2 Teaspoon|
|Green chilli||1 , cut into small pieces|
Peel the cucumber and cut it into small pieces.
Roast the peanuts on low flame in a pan till they change colour and crush them to powder in a mixer (No need to remove the skin. This gives a nice dark brown colour to the powder). Remember the mixer should be completely dry.
Heat oil in a pan, add mustard sides, allow them to splutter, then add green chillies, curry leaves.
Add the cut cucumber, salt and sugar, fry for a minute and turn off the gas.
Put corainder and serve hot.