Shaved Cucumber carrot salad recipe
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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
Course: Salads
Cuisine: Indian
Servings: 1
Author: Radhika

Ingredients

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

Instructions

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.