How to make Mixed Raita

Sanjeev Kapoor

This recipe is contributed by Member SUSHMA V.V.L.

Main Ingredients : Yogurt (दही), Carrot (गाजर)

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Raitas

Mixed Raita

Mixed 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 : 0-5 minutes

Cook time : 0-5 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Mild

Ingredients for Mixed Raita Recipe

  • Yogurt 1 1/2 cups

  • Carrot grated 1/2 cup

  • Radish grated 1/2 cup

  • Tomatoes chopped 1/2 cup

  • Green chillies 2

  • Ginger 1 inch piece

  • Carom seeds (ajwain) 1/2 teaspoon

  • Oil 1/2 teaspoon

  • Mustard Seeds 1/2 teaspoon

  • Jeera (Cumin Seeds) 1/2 teaspoon

  • Asafoetida (hing) a pinch

  • Chana Dal 1/2 teaspoon

  • Urad dal 1/2 teaspoon


Step 1

Squeeze the water from grated radish. Blend the green chillies & ginger in a blender.

Step 2

Now bake the grated carrot, grated radish & tomato pieces in Microwave oven for twenty seconds.

Step 3

Add yogurt, green chillies paste, ajwain, salt & coriander to the baked mixture and mix well.

Step 4

Heat oil in a non stick pan add mustard seeds, cumin seeds and hing, when it starts spluttering add split bengal grams, split skinless black grams and saute for a minute.

Step 5

Add this tempering to the yogurt mixture and serve.

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