3 Super Easy And Delicious Salads To Make For A Healthy Living

Eat healthy with these superfast, easy main-dish salad recipes.

3 Super Easy And Delicious Salads To Make For A Healthy Living


Barley and Corn Salad

Salad Recipes


1/2 cup spring onion cubes

1/2 cup fresh mushrooms (khumbh), sliced

1/2 cup blanched and cubed baby corn

3/4 cup bean sprouts

1/2 cup red and green capsicum cubes

1/2 cup cucumber cubes

For the dressing

1 tbsp olive oil

3 cloves finely chopped garlic (lehsun)

1 tbsp finely chopped fresh basil leaves

2 tsp lemon juice

1 tsp sugar

salt and black pepper (kalimirch) powder to taste


For the dressing

Heat the oil in a non-stick pan, add the garlic and sauté till it browns lightly.

Add the basil leaves and mix well. Cool completely.

Add the lemon juice, sugar, salt and pepper and mix well.

How to proceed

Combine all the ingredients in a bowl and toss lightly. Refrigerate.

Just before serving, add the dressing to the salad and toss well.

Serve immediately.


Cabbage, carrot and mixed sprout salad in lemon dressing

Salad Recipes


1 cup boiled mixed sprouts (kala chana , chawli , moong , rajma etc.)

1/2 cup chopped cucumber

1/4 cup chopped cabbage

1/4 cup chopped purple cabbage

1/4 cup grated carrot

2 tbsp chopped tomatoes

1/4 tsp freshly ground black pepper (kalimirch) powder

1 tbsp lemon juice

1 tsp sugar

salt to taste

For The Garnish

2 tbsp chopped coriander (dhania)


Combine all the ingredients together in a serving bowl and toss well. Keep aside for 15 minutes so that the flavours blend well.

Serve immediately garnished with coriander.


Bean and Vegetable Salad

Salad Recipes


3/4 cup soaked and boiled rajma (kidney beans)

1 1/2 cups shredded cabbage

1 cup grated carrot

3/4 cup sliced capsicum

To Be Mixed Into A Dressing

2 tbsp white vinegar

2 tbsp powdered sugar

2 tbsp olive oil

1 tsp mustard (rai/sarson) powder

salt to taste


Combine the rajma, cabbage, carrots and capsicum in a deep bowl and toss well. Refrigerate for 30 minutes.

Just before serving, pour the dressing on top and toss well.

Serve immediately.



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