Plenty of vegetables are either raw or not heavily cooked, whether as the salad known as kachumber
, or the vegetable dish poriyal, or that side salad called kosumbari that contains raw lentils (whose taste I can't stand).
cumin-spiced salmon with tomato kachumber
INGREDIENTS (Serves 4) 4 British cocktail tomatoes, finely chopped 1/4 cucumber, finely chopped 4 spring onions, finely chopped 1 fresh green chilli, deseeded and very finely chopped 3tbsp chopped fresh coriander, plus sprigs to garnish 4 x 150g salmon fillets 1tbsp olive oil 1tsp cumin seeds (optional) Salt and freshly ground black pepper Juice of 1 lime or 1/2 lemon METHOD 1.
On the bill of fare will be his new Indian 'burotis', rotistyle wraps filled with marinated chicken, lamb or paneer cheese, fragrant basmati rice and zesty kachumber
salad, pimped up with a choice of chutneys.
So what arrived at the table, course after course - was Coconut khandavi with mango salsa, chakri, lauki kachumber
and fafda chutney, shorba, Khaman Dhokla and PM's own favourite traditional Gujarati Thali along with a few samples from the local Arabic cuisine like hot and cold Mezzeh, grilled halloumi, Falafel etc.
Serve alongside green salad, panzanella (Italian salad and bread dish) or even kachumber
(Indian salad dish) if you're feeling exotic.
The aa la carte lunch and dinner menu includes summer dishes such as Scottish scallops with citron salt flakes, Masala spiced fish with mango kachumber
and of course, BBQ favourites such as tenderloin burgers and ribs.
It has more than 20 types of mouth watering appetizers from different parts of India, such as chicken tikka salad, chana chat, kachumber
, spicy gajar salad, aloo papdi chat and corn chat.
More than 20 types of appetisers from different parts of India, such as chicken tikka salad, chana chat, kachumber
, spicy gajar salad, aloo papdi chat, and corn chat.
The "Urban Rajah" and his team will be cooking mouth-watering "burotis" - roti-style wraps packed with chicken, lamb or paneer cheese, basmati rice and zesty kachumber
This was quickly followed by what can be termed as the Indian version of cold mezzeh -- a kachumber
(a light salad comprising cucumbers, tomatoes and onion with a dressing of lemon and chaat masala (a spicy taste enhancer used with fruit and vegetables) and assorted lettuce.
We would also like to recommend the kachumber
salad (Dh10) This otherwise banal mix of chopped onions, tomatoes, cucumber, green chillies and coriander in a lime dressing was made to taste exceptionally good at Lazeez.
My calorie-conscious companion chose marinated chicken kebabs on a bed of kachumber
salad with alioli dip (pounds 4.