Friday, October 2, 2015

Carrot - Cucumber -Chutney (C - 3 ) Bread Sandwich

Carrots, Cucumber and Mango Chutney is used to prepare this bread sandwich . Carrot cucumber sandwich is an easy dish and you can munch them any time of the day.  It can be for breakfast or for snack.
This is a healthy snack we can say since it contain vegetables. Raw vegetables are used here and raw vegetables are loaded with minerals and vitamins.
Lets see some benefits of eating ghee in our diet.
Ghee protect our gastrointestinal system. It helps to balance our cholesterol levels. It provides additional energy and reduce the Inflammation in the joints. It helps to eliminate some allergy and protect us from various chronic disease. It helps to improve our eye health. Strengthen our immune system. Ghee contain some amount of Vitamin A, Vitamin E and Vitamin D. Ghee is a good fat that body needs fat to function. Omega - 3s  (monounsaturated fats) are healthy forms of fat that can be found in ghee and it has positive health benefits in the body. It is also a good energy booster. You should also know that you should consume ghee in smaller quantity.
I have used Mango chutney, grated carrots and sliced cucumber to stuff the bread. I have done this sandwich using sandwich maker. You can try this sandwich on tava or a pan.
NO ONION OR GARLIC IS USED IN " Carrot - Cucumber -Chutney Bread Sandwich. I call this as C - 3 Bread Sandwich because it has carrots, cucumber and chutney.
Lets see the recipe now.

Ingredients : 

Carrots : 2 
Cucumber : 3 to 4 (small size)
Mango Chutney : 1 Small cup
Bread : 8 Bread slices (Any brand)
Ghee : 2 to 3 Tablespoons

 Method : 

1. Wash and grate carrots and cut cucumber in circle shape.
2. Take bread slices (no need to remove the sides), apply ghee on one side of the bread.
3. Now apply mango chutney on the top of ghee.

4. Put some grated carrots on the top.
5. Place some cucumber slices on the top of the carrots.

6. Spread some chutney on the 2nd slice and place the bread slice on the top of cucumber.

7. Press a little. Prepare one more sandwich the same way .
8. Now apply a very little ghee the top of the sandwich and put them in the sandwich maker and let it cook for 1 to 2 minutes.
9. Remove it from the sandwich maker and serve with some grated carrots and cucumber.


10. Repeat the same and enjoy carrots, cucumber and Chutney sandwich.

Note : 

Any chutney will be ok to prepare this sandwich. Use of more/less ghee is an optional. Useing brown bread is a healthy option. You can use cut onions on the top of cucumber (onion favorutes).
You can make use of dosa tava instead of sandwich maker. Just press the sandwich after you placed the second bread on the top of cucumber slices and fry/ roast with little ghee on the tava . Turn the other side and roast it well. Now it is ready to serve or eat.
Mango Chutney : Use 1/2 cup of grated coconut, raw mango (1/2 of one small raw mango), 2 fried red chilly (byadagi menasu)  and required salt, a little ingh and 1/4 Teaspoon of mustard seeds. Grind all the ingredients till smooth and remove from the mixi jar. Your mango chutney is ready to serve or use. Do not use stale or spoiled chutney. You might get sick (Food Poison).
Time : 20 minutes
Serves :4 serves.

5 comments:

  1. Can feel the aromatic tangy taste of it..love it

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    1. thanks Moumita Malla ..for the sweet words..

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  2. Quick, healthy and yummy sandwich. I can have this anytime :-)

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  3. Quick, healthy and yummy sandwich. I can have this anytime :-)

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