Anyone else a carrot freak????????? Gluten free carrot salad.

Discussion in 'Egg, Chicken, & Other Favorite Recipes' started by flowerchild59, Sep 18, 2011.

  1. flowerchild59

    flowerchild59 Songster

    Apr 25, 2010
    Southern IL
    I love carrots. I eat a couple a week, I always buy organic. I came across a gluten free recipe that was a wonderful fresh carrot salad called carrot raita:

    3-4 shredded or julienned carrots (the pampered chef thingey works really well)
    1 cup or more greek style or regular plain yogurt (start with one cup and add more if you want the raita more wet)
    1 tsp cumin
    1 tsp paprika (you can use smoked if you wish)
    Juice of one lemon and zest (roughly 2 tablespoons of juice. adjust seasonings as needed)
    1/4 cup of raisens or craisens
    salt and pepper to taste
    Chili powder, about a tsp (add more to taste. I like chilpotle)
    2-3 tsp honey

    Mix all ingredients. This can be as sweet or spicy as you like.

    This was wonderful with ribs tonight for dinner. I also had a little jicama that I added to the salad for more crunch.
    Last edited: Sep 18, 2011

  2. mljohnson05

    mljohnson05 Songster

    May 16, 2011
    I love carrots, so thank you for sharing.
    i have recently found out that I also have to start eating GLUTEN Free food (due to allergy issue) if you are anyone else knows of more None Gluten meals...PLZ PLZ PLZ mail me [​IMG]
  3. flowerchild59

    flowerchild59 Songster

    Apr 25, 2010
    Southern IL
    Basically anything I post will be gluten free and I will put Gluten free in the posting so it is easy to search.
  4. Roccomanchickens

    Roccomanchickens Chirping

    Apr 15, 2011
    Carroll, IA
    I am trying your recipe today, sounds yummy! I will take it to the guys at work, I'm sure it will be a hit!
  5. Sissy

    Sissy Songster

    Jul 18, 2007
    Sevier county, Tn.
    thanks for sharing loving carrots the we do
    this will be on my to do list. [​IMG]

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