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POST TIME: 18 September, 2019 11:47:04 AM
Summer squash salad recipe
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Summer squash salad recipe

A bowl of freshly made salad is a refreshing treat to the palate in the hot summer season. Here is a salad recipe to easily prepare at home, complete with the goodness of summer squash, white balsamic vinegar, lemon, garlic, basil leaves along with the spice of red chilli and black pepper. Relish this for lunch or a mid-day meal to beat the summer heat.

Ingredients of summer squash salad

  • 1/4 Cup white balsamic vinegar
  • 1/4 cup lemon juice
  • 2 tsp lemon rind
  • 2 Red chillies
  • 2 Garlic cloves (crushed)
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 150 gms summer squash (zucchini)
  • to taste sea salt
  • to taste black pepper
  • basil leaves

How to make summer squash salad

1.Take an okhli and crush the 2 cloves of garlic.
2.Now, in a bowl add the white balsamic vinegar, lemon juice, lemon rind, red chillies and olive oil. Add the crushed garlic along with sea salt and freshly crushed black pepper. Mix to combine.
3.Add the thinly sliced summer squash to the mixture and toss to coat.
4.Keep aside and let it marinate for 10 minutes.
5.Place the marinated summer squash on a serving plate and garnish with the baby basil leaves.

Key ingredients: white balsamic vinegar, lemon juice, lemon rind, Red chillies, Garlic cloves (crushed), olive oil, summer squash (zucchini), sea salt, black pepper, basil leaves

Source: NDTV FOOD

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