Onion Tomato Raita is a refreshing recipe made by combining yoghurt with tomato & onion. It is seasoned with a tempering of spices and in some parts of country with fresh curry leaves.
Raita is a generalized term in Indian cuisine which refers to side dishes made by blending curd/yoghurt with various fresh vegetables, fruits and spices.
This colourful Raita is also very cooling and refreshing. It is delicious and can be made quickly with ease. During the hot summer this onion tomato raita provides the much needed coolness & relief.
To make Onion Tomato Raita at home follow the detailed step by step recipe with photos posted below.
Ingredients For Onion Tomato Raita Recipe
- 2 Cups of Plain Curd / Yoghurt
- 1 Small Onion, finely chopped
- 1 Tomato, finely chopped
- 1/2 Teaspoon Red Chilli Powder
- 1/2 Teaspoon Chaat Masala
- 3/4 Teaspoon Salt
Step By Step Instructions With Photos for Onion Tomato Raita Recipe
Take 2 cups of plain curd / yoghurt in a container. Add around 3/4 cups of water to get the desired consistency. Whisk till the curd is smooth.
Add 1/2 teaspoon Red Chilli Powder, 1/2 teaspoon Chaat Masala and 3/4 teaspoon Salt, or according to taste.
Mix all the spices well in the curd. Then add 1 small finely chopped onion and 1 finely chopped tomato.
Mix all the ingredients, and garnish with coriander or mint leaves. Serve the raita chilled along with various rice preparations or parathas.