Saturday, March 30, 2013

Capsicum Raita Recipe | Raita Recipes

Capsicum Raita Recipe
Summer is at its peak and I wish to include lots of salads and raita recipes in my menu. I made this capsicum raita few weeks back and enjoyed it with rotis.
Capsicum Raita Recipe

Capsicum Raita Recipe - Ingredients

Preparation Time : 5 mins | Cooking Time : 10 mins | Serves : 2
Recipe Category: Sidedish | Recipe Cuisine: South Indian

Curd (Yogurt) - 1 cup
Chat Masala powder - 1/8 tsp
Coriander leaves - 1 tbsp chopped finely
Capsicum - 3 tbsp chopped into small squares
Salt - to taste

To temper:

Mustard Seeds - 1/2 tsp
Jeera - 1/2 tsp
Green Chillies - 1 sliced


  1. Whisk(Beat) the curd, add chat masala powder and salt,mix well. Heat oil - add the items under ' to temper' let it crackle.
    How to make capsicum raita - Step1
  2. Add chopped capsicum fry for a minute(dont let it brown) and switch off. Add this to curd and give a quick stir.
    How to make  capsicum raita  - Step2
Serve with any type of paratha or just rotis too.
Capsicum Raita Recipe

My Notes:

  • Sprinkle chat masala powder while serving if you prefer.
  • You can add colored capsicum to make the raita even more colorful. Can even include fresh grated cucumber.
  • You can also grind chillies and add the paste to raita if you dont prefer greenchillies coming your way while eating the raita.
  • You can add 1 tbsp of chopped onions, saute it along with capsicum and add it to raita.
Capsicum Raita Recipe

Written by: SHARMILEE J


  1. simple yet delicious raitha, beautiful clicks

  2. wow ! looks great ! the presentation is too gud.

  3. Lovely raita recipe.. nice clicks too !!

  4. Simple , sounds yummy , must try..

  5. Looks so cool in this hot weather!

  6. Never tried capsicum in my raitha. Sounds interesting. Classy clicks !!

  7. Havent tried so far, looks wonderful and loved the setup!

  8. I like the raita as well as the wooden items too :) Lovely click.

  9. hai, ur recipes are very interesting and innovative. i doubt whether the raita become sour during lunch time?

    1. Add a tbsp of milk to the raita so that its no sour during lunch time.

  10. Add American Sweet Corns. It tastes Awesome... ;)

  11. Tried this n we all liked it... Ur cliks r fabulous as ever!!!


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