The Pineapple Raita

 Pineapple Raita

Preparation Time: 10 Min | Cooking Time: Does not require any cooking.

It can be prepared instantly.

Serves: 3 – 4 servings


INGREDIENTS:                                             |        AMOUNT:

  Fresh Pineapple (chopped)              |        1 cup

  Thick Curd                                         |        2 cups

   Cumin Powder                                  |        ½ tsp

  Sugar (optional)                               |        1 tbsp

     Coriander Leaves (chopped)          |        1 tbsp

       Salt                                                      |        To taste

       Green Chilly  (chopped) (optional) |        ¼  tsp

  Pomegranate seeds                         |        1 tsp

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  1. Take the curd in a bowl. Add sugar and cumin powder in it. Beat the curd until it becomes smooth.
  2. Add chopped green chilly in it and mix well.
  3. Add chopped fresh pineapple in it and mix well. You can also use tinned pineapple pieces in place of fresh one.
  4. Add salt in the Pineapple Raita just before the serving and mix well. Your yummy Pineapple Raita is ready to serve.
  5. Take out Pineapple Raita in a serving bowl and garnish it with chopped coriander leaves and pomegranate seeds. Keep it in refrigerator and serve it chilled.

Also known as:  Anannas Raita, Pineapple Dip

Taste: Sour and Sweet


Refer the above recipe to answer the following questions:

  1. How many ingredients are used to make this raita?

(A) Six                  (B) Seven             (C) Eight               (D) Nine


  1. In which form is pineapple required to make this raita?

(A) Thickly sliced                             (B) Finely sliced

(C) Peeled                                         (D) Chopped


  1. Which leaves are used in this raita?

(A) Mint               (B) Spinach          (C) Coriander       (D) Neem


  1. Which of these do you need to make this raita?

(A) Milk cream    (B) Curd               (C) Milk                (D) Butter milk


  1. Which of these ingredients has a spicy taste?

(A) Pomegranate                             (B) Coriander

(C) Salt                                              (D) Green chilly


  1. Which ingredient is used to garnish this raita?

(A) Thick curd     (B) Pineapple      (C) Salt                 (D) Coriander


  1. How much total time does it take to make this raita?

(A) 10 hours        (B) 10 min           (C) 1 hour            (D) 1 min


  1. For how long do we need to beat the curd?

(A) 10 mins                                      (B) Until it mixes well

(C) Until it becomes smooth          (D) Until it becomes sour


  1. What is the taste of this raita?

(A) Salty                                           (B) Sour

(C) Sweet and sour                          (D) Salty and sour


  1. How is this raita served?

(A) Hot                 (B) Moderate      (C) Cold                (D) Chilled


Answer key
(1) (C); (2) (D); (3) (C); (4) (B); (5) (D); (6) (D); (7) (B); (8) (C); (9) (C); (10) (D)