Onion Tomato Raita Recipe (Pyaaz Tamatar Ka Raita)

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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.

Onion Tomato Raita is commonly served with rice preparations like Veg Pulao, Tawa Pulao, Biryani etc. and adds an extra zing to the main dish. It can also be had with Parathas.

This colorful 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.

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Recipe Info



Cuisine: Indian

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Nutrition (per serving)



Carbohydrates: 11g

Protein: 5g

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.

    Onion Tomato Raita Step By Step Instructions 1
  • Add 1/2 teaspoon Red Chilli Powder, 1/2 teaspoon Chaat Masala and 3/4 teaspoon Salt, or according to taste.

    Onion Tomato Raita Step By Step Instructions 2
  • Mix all the spices well in the curd. Then add 1 small finely chopped onion.

    Onion Tomato Raita Step By Step Instructions 3
  • Also add finely chopped tomatoes and mix all the ingredients well.

    Onion Tomato Raita Step By Step Instructions 4
  • Garnish with coriander or mint leaves. Serve the raita chilled along with various rice preparations or parathas.

    Onion Tomato Raita Recipe Step By Step Instructions 5

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Onion Tomato Raita Recipe (Pyaaz Tamatar Ka Raita)

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