How to make Gajar Kishmish And Black Olive Salad -

A best combination of crunchy carrots and tangy olives tossed together.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is from the book Cooking with Olive Oil.

Main Ingredients : Carrot (गाजर), Raisins (किशमिश)

Cuisine : Fusion

Course : Salads

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Gajar Kishmish And Black Olive Salad

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Hindi: gajar
If there is one vegetable that is truly a nutritional hero then it is bound to be the carrot. A goldmine of nutrients, this is the reason they can be even termed as worth the other ‘karat’ (as in gold)! Ranging in colours from orange, black, pink to red, yellow and white, this delicious vegetable is within the reach of rich and poor alike and is rightly called the universal root. The best role that this winter vegetable can play – chomp on one as it is an excellent snack!

Prep Time : 3-3.30 hour

Cook time : 11-15 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Select Taste

Ingredients for Gajar Kishmish And Black Olive Salad Recipe

  • Carrot 4-5 large

  • Raisins 1/2 cup

  • Black olives sliced 6-8

  • Lemon juice 2 tablespoons

  • Black peppercorns crushed 5-6

  • Green chilli finely chopped 1

  • Honey 1 tablespoon

  • Salt to taste

  • Black salt (kala namak) 1/4 teaspoon

  • Walnut kernels crushed 6

  • Olive oil 1 teaspoon

  • Fresh mint leaves 6-8


Step 1

Thickly grate carrots. Refrigerate till required for use. Combine lemon juice, crushed black peppercorns, green chilli, honey, salt, black salt, walnuts, raisins, black olives and extra virgin olive oil to make a dressing.

Step 2

Just before serving add the dressing to the grated carrots and toss. Serve garnished with mint leaves.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

Chef Sanjeev Kapoor is the most celebrated face of Indian cuisine. He is Chef extraordinaire, runs a successful TV Channel FoodFood, hosted Khana Khazana cookery show on television for more than 17 years, author of 150+ best selling cookbooks, restaurateur and winner of several culinary awards. He is living his dream of making Indian cuisine the number one in the world and empowering women through power of cooking to become self sufficient. His recipe portal is a complete cookery manual with a compendium of more than 10,000 tried & tested recipes, videos, articles, tips & trivia and a wealth of information on the art and craft of cooking in both English and Hindi.