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So if your child is a poor eater, please go ahead and give this wondernut in various forms.
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As we are experiencing pre-monsoon showers, hot beverages & snacks are in our monsoon recipe list.
Sharing with you a healthy & simple recipe to make a nice colourful Nutritious evening snack.
- Ground nut - 1 cup (Fresh ones)
- Onion - 1 no. (finely chopped)
- Cucumber -1 tbsp (finely chopped)
- Carrot - 2 tbsp (grated)
- Raw Mango - 1 tbsp (optional)
- Green chilli - 1 no. (optional)
- Lemon juice - few drops
- salt to taste
- Coriander leaves -2 tsp (finely chopped)
- Pressure cook the groundnuts with skin adding water & salt
- Remove the pearls & discard the shells
- To the pearls add chopped onion, cucumber, raw mango, grated carrot, finely chopped green chilli, coriander leaves, salt, lemon juice and mix well
- Yummy & nutritious snack is ready to eat.
- Tastes best when served hot. So keep all the other ingridients ready, steam the nuts. Then add the other ingredients, mix & serve hot.
- Serving suggestion :-
- To make the snack more interesting, serve it hot by steaming the pearls so that it stays hot and keep the other ingridients ready to be added to the groundnut before serving.
- If you don't have fresh ones, then you can soak the dried ones & pressure cook it.
|Amount Per Serving||%DV|
|Serving Size 249g|
|Recipe makes 2 servings|
|Calories from Fat 4||4%|
|Total Fat 0.46g||1%|
|Saturated Fat 0.09g||0%|
|Trans Fat 0.0g|
|Total Carbs 23.52g||6%|
|Dietary Fiber 3.7g||12%|