Indian Style Cucumber Tea Sandwich

A simple, delicious, & elegant sandwich that is sure to please everyone!   Ingredients: White/brown bread – 8 slices English cucumber -1, thinly sliced Coriander/Cilantro Leaves- A bunch Ginger – 1″ Garlic – 3 Cloves Green chilies – 2 Mayonnaise- As needed Lemon juice – 1 tbsp Water- As needed Salted butter- As needed Method: In

Vellarikka Curry / Kerala Style Cucumber Curry

A delicious Kerala Style coconut-yogurt based gravy with cucumber that gives a very distinct coco-nutty flavor to the curry.    Ingredients: Vellarikka / Cucumber – 1 medium, peeled, de-seeded, and cut into small cubes Green Chilies – 2, slit lengthwise Small red onion/shallots – 6, finely chopped Dry Red chilies – 2 Turmeric –  ¼

Cucumber Chana Dal Idli – South Indian Savory Rice Cake with Cucumber & Lentils

Ingredients: Chana dal- 1/2 cup Urad dal flour- 1/3 cup Rice flour- 1/3 cup Grated fresh ginger- 1 tsp Turmeric powder- 1/4 tsp English cucumber- 1, grated Carrot small- 1, grated Salt as needed Lemon juice 1 tbsp Oil- 2 tsps Hot water- 2-3 tbsps Method: Wash and soak the chana dal in water overnight.