A crisp and fresh tasting salad with peanut and sesame dressing. The lime and green chillies are key to giving the peanut dressing a characterstic zesty flavour. The salad is so delicious, that it can make a cabbage heater to eat cabbage without complaints. While this salad is great on it's own, it can be served as a light dinner salad as well.
Cabbage peanut and sesame salad recipe:
Preparation time: 20 mins
Cooking time: nil
Cabbage: 1/2 large head, chopped into bite sized pieces
Peanuts: 1/2 cup- roasted
Sesame seeds- 1 tbspn, Roasted
Green chillies- 1 or 2
Olive oil- 1-2 tsp
Coriander leanves- to garnish
Salt- to taste
Lime juice of 1/2 lime
- Grind the peanuts, salt and green chillies to a coarse powder and keep aside.
- Take the cabbage in a large bowl and add the ground mixture, sesame seeds, and olive oil and toss.
- Add the coriander leaves and lime juice and toss again.
- Check for salt and serve immediately.