Refreshing Indian Traditional Cucumber Salad from Maharashtra. Authentic Recipe of Khamang Kakdi.

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Things to know about Khamang Kakdi Recipe

A perfect Maharashtrian meal is incomplete without the crunchy and refreshing Khamang Kakdi. It is a salad made with minimal ingredients but tastes delicious.

The Indian Traditional Cucumber Salad from Maharashtra – Khamang Kakdi is a yogurt-based salad and a taste-enhancing side dish of a weekday meal. It consists of fresh cucumber mixed with curd, and tempering of curry leaves and mustard seeds enhances the seasoning. You can prepare it almost every day in the summer season, and it is beneficial for digestion as well.

The word Khamang means tasty, and the meaning of Kakdi is cucumber. Hence Khamang Kakdi translates to tasteful cucumber. It is one of the significant side dishes while preparing an authentic Maharashtrian meal for a festive day. Khamang Kakdi tastes great with lentils and rice. You can have it as a side dish or can even enjoy it as a salad. And the best part is that Khamang Kakdi takes only 10 minutes to prepare.


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Authentic Recipe of Khamang Kakdi. Refreshing Indian Traditional Cucumber Salad from Maharashtra.

Local Recipe Name with Local Characters: खमंग काकडी
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— General Atributes of This Recipe:

Prep Time 5 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 10 mins
Price Level Cheap
Main Ingredient Group Dairy, Vegetables, Yogurt
Main Cooking Method Only Mixing
Occasional Cooking Weekend Family Meal Recipes

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Servings 4 People
Calories / Serving 100 kcal

Ingredients
 

  • 2 cups Cucumber Finely chopped
  • 2 tsp Fresh Coriander Leaf Finely chopped
  • 1 tsp Green Chili Chopped
  • 2 tbsp Roasted Peanut
  • 1/2 cup Yogurt
  • 2 tbsp Fresh Coconut – Young Coconut Grated
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 1 tbsp Lemon Juice
  • 1 tsp White Sugar – Regular Sugar – Granulated Sugar
  • 1 tbsp Vegetable Oil
  • 1/2 tsp Mustard Seed
  • 10 units Curry Leaf

Instructions
 

  • Combine cucumber, yogurt, chili, peanuts, and coconut in a bowl.
  • Heat oil in a pan on medium flame. Then add mustard seeds and curry leaves.
  • Once the tempering crackles, add it to the cucumber mixture and mix everything well.
  • You can prepare this mixture in advance and keep it in the refrigerator. Make sure to add sugar, lemon juice, and salt before you serve.
  • Your Indian Traditional Cucumber Salad from Maharashtra – Khamang Kakdi is ready. Enjoy the refreshing taste.

— Specific Atributes of This Recipe:

Healthy Diet Recipe Vegetarian Recipes
Seasonal Cooking Summer Recipes
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Nutrition

Calories: 100kcalCarbohydrates: 6gProtein: 3gFat: 7gSaturated Fat: 2gPolyunsaturated Fat: 3gMonounsaturated Fat: 2gTrans Fat: 1gCholesterol: 4mgSodium: 628mgPotassium: 184mgFiber: 1gSugar: 4gVitamin A: 271IUVitamin C: 104mgCalcium: 75mgIron: 1mg
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