How to make Kela Anar Raita -

Delicious raita preparation of pomegrantes and bananas served chilled garnished with mint leaves

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : Ripe Banana (पका हुआ केला), Pomegranate seeds

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Raitas

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Kela Anar Raita

Kela Anar Raita Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 16-20 minutes

Cook time : 0-5 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Kela Anar Raita Recipe

  • Ripe Banana 2 medium

  • Pomegranate seeds 1 cup

  • Yogurt,whisked 1 1/2 cups

  • Lemon juice 1 teaspoon

  • Fresh mint leaves sprigs a few

  • Roasted cumin powder 1 teaspoon

  • Sugar 1 teaspoon

  • Rock salt (sendha namak) to taste


Step 1

Peel bananas, cut into half inch sized cubes and rub a little lemon juice on them to avoid discolouring. Finely chop mint leaves reserving a few for garnish.

Step 2

In a large bowl combine bananas, pomegranate pearls, whisked yogurt, chopped mint leaves, roasted cumin powder, sugar and rock salt. Mix well and chill in the refrigerator.

Step 3

Serve garnished with remaining mint leaves.

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