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Cachumber is a delicious cool and refreshing Indian salad! Perfect as a dip, or accompanied by a spicy curry to cool things down!
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Course accompaniment, Condiment
Cuisine Indian
Servings 4 people
Calories 16 kcal


  • ½ red onion diced
  • 1 roma tomato deseeded and diced
  • 2-3 green and/or red chilis (I used Thai chilis and just adjust to your liking); if you prefer a mild Cachumber then omit the chilis
  • ½ cucumber deseeded and diced
  • cilantro (coriander) handful, chopped
  • 2 tablespoon vinegar
  • salt to taste
  • 1 ts cumin


  • Combine all ingredients in a large bowl and mix gently. Chill prior to serving.
    cachumber in a bowl


This recipe for Cachumber is SUPER simple and SUPER delicious!  You can also use lemon juice instead of vinegar for the acid in the Cachumber.  Enjoy as a dip or alongside your favorite curry!  Cheers!


Calories: 16kcalCarbohydrates: 3gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 3mgPotassium: 118mgFiber: 1gSugar: 2gVitamin A: 177IUVitamin C: 8mgCalcium: 13mgIron: 1mg
Keyword accompaniment, salad
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