Shivratri Vrat Recipe: Banana Salad

Banana is rich in potassium and can help you get enough energy while on a fast. Here is the banana salad recipe that you can have during your Shivratri vrat. Take a look.

By: Debdatta Mazumder
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Shivratri is one of the biggest festivals in India that is commemorated in every state differently. But, the undertone is the same, that is to keep a fast and worship Lord Shiva.

On Shivratri, people have only certain foods like fruits during the vrat. Banana is one such fruit that can provide you ample energy during your fasting period.

Today, we shall be sharing with you this easy banana salad recipe that would not take much time in preparation. All you need are a few simple ingredients. Take a look.

Serves - 4

Preparation Time - 10 minutes

Also Read: These are the best recipes that you can try this Shivrati

Ingredients:

1. Bananas - 2 (chopped)

2. Mint leaves - ¼th cup

3. Fresh curd - ¾th cup (whipped)

4. Sugar - 2 tsp

5. Salt as per taste

6. Ground pepper as per taste

7. Lemon juice - a few drops

8. Cucumber - ½ cup (roughly chopped)

9. Peanuts - 1 tbsp (roasted and crushed)

10. Dill leaves - ½ tbsp (finely chopped)

Also Read: Simple vrat recipes for Shivratri

Procedure:

1. Take whisked curd into a big bowl and add mint leaves. Add sugar, salt and pepper into it. Mix everything well. Keep it aside.

Shivratri Vrat Recipe: Banana Salad

2. Now, take another bowl and start preparing the main salad. Take chopped bananas in the bowl and sprinkle a bit lemon juice into it.

Shivratri Vrat Recipe: Banana Salad

3. Add chopped cucumber, salt, peanuts and chopped dill leaves into it. Now, add the curd dressing into the bowl.

4. Then, toss all the ingredients well.

Shivratri Vrat Recipe: Banana Salad

Your banana salad is ready. On Shivratri, this can be a wonderful dish to have. This salad will keep you feeling full for long and also help you remain active during your fast.

Read more about: shivratri, banana, salad, vrat
Story first published: Monday, February 20, 2017, 11:34 [IST]
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