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Madras Cucumber Sasam

Hetal Kamdar
Sasam is a delicious recipe from the saraswat bhojan
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 5 mins
Total Time 15 mins
Course Side Dish
Cuisine Indian
Servings 2
Calories 161 kcal


  • 1 diced madras cucumber
  • 1 tbsp crushed jaggery 25 grams chopped sultanas raisins
  • 30 grams grated coconut
  • 1-2 finely chopped red chillies
  • 1 tsp tamarind
  • ½ tsp yellow mustard powder
  • A pinch of mustard seeds
  • Salt to taste


  • Rub the cucumber with the jaggery and salt and keep it aside.
  • Grind all the remaining ingredients together.
  • Combine the cucumber and the ground mixture. Serve chilled.


Sodium: 11mgCalcium: 21mgVitamin C: 37mgVitamin A: 322IUSugar: 12gFiber: 4gPotassium: 358mgCalories: 161kcalSaturated Fat: 9gFat: 10gProtein: 3gCarbohydrates: 17gIron: 1mg
Keyword Cucumber Chatney, Kakdi ki chatni, Madras Cucumber Sasam, Saraswat Bhojan, Sasam
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