Thursday, February 26, 2015

Spicy Zucchini Salad

This recipe of Zucchini salad was featured by my friend Prajna was absoultely in love with a look of it remembered Kimchi salad ....and just went to the market brought a Zucchini to try it ...you can use even replace zucchini with cucumber it will tastes Awesome almost near to the kimchi salad you get in any Chinese restaurants !

Recipe Credit : Omma's Kitchen 

Ingredients 

1 Zucchini /Cucumber (cut into roundals and then cut into halfs)

1 tsp salt

1 big clove of garlic (finely grated)

1 tbsp sesame oil + 1 /2 tsp for tossting it in pan

2 tbsp toasted white sesame seeds + 1 tbsp for garnish

1/2 tsp chilli vinegar

1/4 tsp sugar

1 tsp red chilli powder (I used Kashmiri chilli powder)

2 tbsp finely chopped spring onion 

2 tbsp roasted peanuts (I added it for the extra crunch)

Method


  1. Cut zucchini in half moon shape and put salt and mix them properly and leave it aside for 30 mins .
  2. Now squeeze out all the water and wash it and drain it well.
  3. Now add spring onions , sesame seeds, red chilli powder, sesame oil, garlic paste, sugar, vinegar and mix it really well .
  4. Now take a non stick pan add oil pref sesame oil and put the marinated zucchini and fry well for 1-2 mins then jsut before switching off the gas flame add roasted peanuts, while serving add pinch of sesame seeds and serve.