Indian Raita (Cucumber Mix)

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by Deantini

The mixture is served chilled. Raita has a cooling effect on the palate that makes it a good choice along with spicy foods such as currys. Raita is also eaten with kebabs.

Top Review by Starrynews

An easy and delicious raita. I used a cucumber and mint from the garden - it was very good. Thanks for sharing! ZWT8

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 1 cup cucumber, grated
  • 1 cup plain 1% yogurt
  • 2 tablespoons mint, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon cumin seed
  • salt and pepper


  1. Grate cucumber and let sit in strainer over a bowl for about 30 minutes.
  2. Place cucumber and remaining ingredients in a bowl and stir to combine.

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