Monday, December 3, 2007
Koshimbeer means salad in Marathi. This tomato koshimbeer is something that can be made in no time. Generally crushed roasted peanuts in a staple item in Maharashtrian pantries or fridge. So just mix everything and you have a wonderful salad.
Tomato chi Koshimbeer (Serves 4)
टोमँटो ची कोशिम्बीर
4 ripe tomatoes, diced
1 - 2 green chilies
1 tbsp crushed roasted, unsalted peanuts
salt to taste
sugar to taste
Juice of 1/2 lemon, freshly squeezed
1 tbsp cilantro/coriander leaves, chopped
1. Mix all the ingredients. Serve.
1. You can add yogurt instead of lemon juice for a different taste.
2. A tempered oil with 1/2 tsp cumin seeds and 1/2 tsp mustard seeds can also be added for a different flavor.