Pot of raita dip topped with coriander and spices

Raita recipes

21 Recipes

Serve a cooling raita dip as a side for barbecues and spicy curries. This Indian yogurt condiment can be flavoured with cucumber, mint, coriander and more.

Raita

4.583335

(3 ratings)

This minty sauce with a creamy yogurt base is a classic Indian side - this version has garam masala and ginger for a warming kick
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Coriander & mint raita

5

(2 ratings)

Try this creamy raita as a side dish in an Indian feast. As well as cooling coriander and mint, it has a little kick from the addition of green chilli
  • 7 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Burnt aubergine raita

5

(3 ratings)

Make this aubergine raita as a side dish for a summer barbecue. With yogurt, spring onions and mint, it's a refreshing accompaniment to meat dishes...
  • 35 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Chunky cucumber raita

5

(1 rating)

A herby yogurt dip to serve with curry recipes and spiced food. If you want to make this sauce ahead, keep the cucumber separate until the last minute
  • 10 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Tomato, onion & cucumber raita

4.0625

(4 ratings)

This easy, low-fat Indian yogurt dip makes a great side to cool down the spice of curry or tandoori chicken
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Mint relish & raita

5

(2 ratings)

Two spicy Indian dips in one, perfect for a few poppadums
  • 15 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Butternut biryani with cucumber raita

3.53125

(8 ratings)

Cook our healthy veggie curry using dried mushrooms, spices and butternut squash. It contains three of your 5-a-day along with calcium, iron and fibre
  • 45 mins
  • Easy
  • Healthy
  • Vegetarian

Tomato & cucumber raita

0

(0 ratings)

An authentic Indian yogurt dip with tomato, cucumber, cumin and fresh chopped coriander to cool down curries
  • 10 mins
  • Easy

Sweet potato masala dosa with coconut raita

3.92857

(7 ratings)

These savoury Indian pancakes are traditionally eaten for breakfast or as a tasty snack. Our vegetarian spiced sweet potato filling is complemented with cooling coconut and coriander yogurt
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • Easy
  • Vegetarian

Lamb tikka samosas

5

(6 ratings)

These Indian pastry parcels are freezable, so make a batch and keep some for a rainy day. Serve with cooling raita and crisp salad
  • 25 mins
  • More effort

Spiced potato cake with mint raita

4.88889

(9 ratings)

This is one dish that you can happily serve to everyone – a bit different, delicious and vegetarian
  • 1 hour and 30 mins
  • More effort
  • Vegetarian