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This site is designed to help you if you are looking for ethnic recipes or meal ideas from around the globe. You can search for a recipe (using the search box on the right) or use the drop down menus at the top of the page which include region, country, base ingredient or "pot luck"

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Spicy Carrot Salad

This carrot salad is made with shredded carrots, garlic, and walnuts or other nuts and a little hot pepper.
For US to UK equivalents see this rough guide

Recipe Ingredients:

  • 8 carrots
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 4 tbsp walnuts
  • 1 tbsp cumin powder
  • 1 tbsp cinnamon powder
  • 1/2 tbsp cayenne
  • 1/2 cup virgin olive oil
  • 2 tbsp lemon juice
  • Pepper to taste
  • Salt


In a bowl mix chopped carrots, walnuts, olive oil, pepper, spices, garlic, lemon juice and salt.

Stir well and keep aside for some time to marinade. Can keep in the fridge overnight.

Great as an appetizer or a side dish.

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For US to UK equivalents for food weights and measurements see this rough guide

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