Healthy and delicious this simple salad can be had as a snack or as an accompaniment with a lunch or dinner menu.
Add coarsely ground roasted peanuts , finely chopped coriander leaves,and some green chillies (if you like)
Add the following to taste : lemon juice, roasted cumin powder, salt and a pinch of sugar
Heat about a tablespoon of oil, add mustard seeds and allow them to splutter
Turn off the stove and add curry leaves and pieces of red chilli and a sprinkle of asafoetida
Pour over the cucumber mixture
To be served at room temperature
By: Mrs. Shubha Nafrey; http://facebook.com/shubha.nafrey