Monday 23 February 2015

Veg Russian Salad

Olivier salad is a traditional salad dish in Russian cuisine, which is also popular in many other European countries,Veg Russian salad is an easy to make salad recipe and is quite popular. I had this Russian salad many times in goan restaurants during my stay there in Goa, lot of tourist comes from Russia and this salad is quite famous in the goan beach restaurants.

There in goa, they also add boiled eggs in the Russian salad. whereas in this recipe, I have not added eggs and the salad is made from boiled vegetables and mayonnaise. If you like then you can add boiled eggs to the salad.

you can serve this Russian salad with your regular meals or have it plain any time of the day when you are feeling little hungry. it is a good habit to include salads in the diet. Green veggies and fruits are important for the well being of the body.

Preparation Time: 25 mins
Cooking Time: 20 mins
Makes 10 servings


100 gms french beans
100 gms carrot
100 gms green peas
225 gms potatoes
100 gms capsicum
100 gm Black grapes
1 small can (450 grams) pineapple slices
2 apples
100 gms fresh cream
1 cup mayonnaise
1 boiled beetroot
salt to taste
sugar to taste
freshly ground black pepper (kalimirch) powder to taste


1. Cut the vegetables into small pieces and boil.

2. Chop the pineapples and apples.

3. Mix the fruits and vegetables, and add salt and pepper.

4. Mix the mayonnaise and cream.

5. Mix this mayonnaise thoroughly with vegetables. Add salt, pepper and sugar.

Serve cold.