Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Crunchy Cucumber Salad

BM # 26   Day 3

Cucumbers as you all know are my favorite, and this salad is simple, quick and really delicious.One thing you ought to remember..to serve it chilled.A warm salad tastes absolutely horrible.Today is the final day for this edition of BM, but we are meeting next month….for a month long marathon, so friend’s do come back .

What we need....
Cucumbers, peeled and cubed 
Apples , cubed 
Potatoes, boiled, cubed 
Cranberries, Blue berries, Raisins 
Pomegranate pearls 
Ready eggless mayo 
Salt to taste 
Pepper to taste 
Dried or fresh parsley
Walnuts, chopped 

How to go about
Take a bowl of water, add ice to it.
Add chopped cubed, apples and cucumbers along with ½ tsp lemon juice.
Drain after 15 minutes.
Mix all the other  ingredients.
Garnish with walnuts.
Serve chilled.

The proportions to this salad are totally up to your choice..they will not make much difference to the basic taste.

Check out the Blogging Marathon page for the other Blogging Marathoners doing BM#26
also linking it to Kalyani's Summer Splash.
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  1. yumm, looks so pretty, would not mind eating just this for lunch on a hot day, loved the flower decoration around

  2. wow so colorful and crunchy salad.... very refreshing!!
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  3. I dont mind to have this salad anytime, very attractive and inviting salad,prefect for summer lunch.

  4. Your salad has everything that can get anybody interesting..so refreshing Vaishali..

  5. They looks so colorful. The walnuts adds in a very good crunch.

  6. Super tempting and healthy salad with veggies and fruits..nice snaps..

  7. Nice and colourful salad, perfect for summers..........

  8. I like this salad too :)). But one question Princi Ma'am :), why do you immerse the fruits and veggies in ice water? Won't refrigeration do?

  9. delicious. Please do send your delicious and healthy dish to my "Healthy Me & Healthy Us" event @ my blog (read the rules please).

  10. That looks so fresh and delicious Vaishali. Perfect for this summer

  11. I am sure with so many yummy things and flavors, even the kids wouldn't mind having their share :)

  12. Tanda Tanda, Cool cool salad!! Soaking in IceWater very new to me!!!

  13. What a colorful and delicious salad--its filled with so many healthy veggies.

  14. Such a lovely bowl of goodness. I love walnuts in salads.