Shaved Cucumber And Carrot Salad Recipe
A delicious & tasty salad using shaved cucumbers & delhi carrots with a lemon ginger dressing.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
For the salad:
- Carrot - 1
- Cucumber - 1
- Onion - 1 small
- Basil leaves - 4
- Coriander leaves - 2 tbsp
For the dressing:
- Extra virgin olive oil - 2 tsp
- Lemon juice - 1 tsp
- Dry Ginger powder - 1/8 tsp
- Black Pepper - to taste freshly ground
- Salt - to taste
Make the dressing:
In a small lidded bottle - add lemon juice, extra virgin olive oil, ginger powder, salt and pepper.
Close with lid & shake well so that the dressing gets emulsified well.
Make Shaved Cucumber and Carrot Salad:
Chop basil and coriander finely. Cut onions into Juliennes.
Scrub and wash carrot and cucumber. Trim the ends and shave them using a mandolin.
Mix together shaved carrots, cucumbers, onions, coriander and basil in a mixing bowl.
Drizzle the dressing over the veggies and toss well till the vegetables are coated properly with the dressing.
Arrange the salad on a plate and sprinkle freshly crushed black pepper to your taste.
Drizzle more olive oil on top if preferred.
Serve immediately or chilled after resting it in the refrigerator for an hour.