I have never tried or tasted any Nepali food before. Anyway the event ‘Flavours of Nepal’ made me curious to search for Nepali cuisine. I found this Cucumber Salad is interesting & tried it. Really it was delicious.
Recipe source:http://jugalbandi.info/2010/02/mustard-trilogy-3-nepali-cucumber-salad/
1 Medium size cucumber
1 tbspn sesame seeds
½ tsp cumin seeds
1 tsp mustard seeds
2 green chili cut lengthwise
½ tspn fenugreek seeds
A pinch of turmeric powder
A pinch of chili powder
1-2 tbspn cooking oil
Salt to taste
Wash & slice cucumber lengthwise.Squeeze to remove excess water.Keep aside.
Heat oil in a pan & add all ingredients other than cucumber & lime juice.
Once aromatic, toss the dressing over cucumber.
Add 1 tsp lemon juice.
Mix well & serve.

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