Cucumber-Mint Raita

Cucumber-Mint Raita
  • Yield:makes 3 cups
  • Active time:5 minutes
  • Total time:5 minutes

[Photographs: Joshua Bousel]

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Ingredients

  • 1 cup plain yogurt
  • 1 cup coarsely grated seeded hothouse cucumber
  • 1/4 cup chopped fresh mint leaves
  • 1 teaspoon Kosher salt
  • 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin
  • 1/8 teaspoon cayenne pepper

Directions

  1. 1.

    In a medium bowl, mix together yogurt, cucumber, mint, cumin, salt, and cayenne pepper. Place in refrigerator for at least 2 hours to chill and let flavors meld, then serve.