Down on the farm…… Snake gourd Raita.

Yesterday I had posted a recipe of snake guard. Here I am re blogging another delicious recipe made out of snake guard by my blogger friend Carol. It’s a raita and like her other recipes, this is also delicious. You can definitely try on this too. She has a lovely farm where she grows snake guard. So enjoy the clicks too.

Retired? No one told me!

snake gourd

Everything in the garden is coming up roses as the saying goes it looks like we will have fruit and vegetables galore.

Some of the fruit and vegetables I am familiar with as you can get them almost everywhere.

Others are very new to me and I am having to do a little research as sometimes there isn’t an English pronunciation for the Thai word.

This one looks quite creepy I think and I was quite expecting to see a snake so I go along quite gingerly watching where I tread.

snake gourd 1

Snake Gourd Riata.

2 cups of natural yoghurt.

2 small snake gourds diced.

The snake gourd has a naturally occurring waxy white surface so rub some salt on the surface before cooking or using to remove.

4-5 green chillies

2tbsp grated fresh coconut

10-15 shallots finely chopped.

1 tsp mustard seeds

2 tsp urad dal powder/paste

A handful of…

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8 Comments Add yours

  1. 👌👍🌷💞
    Snake Gourd!
    They are good even for making Bhajji or Pakoda.
    isn’t? Reena

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    1. Exactly. I have posted one bhajji recipe just before reblogging this recipe. I used fresh coconut also in the bhajji.


      1. Well Reena I as much thought you shall be knowing it.
        It tastes superb.
        I shall your link.

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  2. Carol says:

    Thank you, Reena for reblogging my recipe for snake gourd raita 🙂

    Liked by 1 person

    1. You r welcome Carol. It is so gud & the clicks….

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      1. Carol says:

        Thank you Reena 🙂

        Liked by 1 person

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