My all time favourite! Russian salad is a combination of par boiled vegetables and fruits dressed with mayonnaise and fresh cream.This luscious salad make an amazing snack when you have some guests over! I add macaroni too to enhance the taste.Serve chilled!

Try it out & let me know how you like it!

Preparation Time : 15 minutes 

Serves : 4-5 persons 

Ingredients :

Eggless Mayonnaise : 3 tablespoons *You can use Mayonnaise with egg too if you are non vegetarian.

Fresh Cream : 2 tablespoons

Macaroni : 1 cup

Cucumber : 1, diced

French Beans : 3-4, diced

Carrot : 1, diced 

Apple : 1, diced

Green / Black Grapes : 5-6, diced

Pineapple : 1/2 cup, diced

Mango : 1/2 cup,  diced  (optional)

Pear : 1, diced (optional)

*You can use your favourite seasonal fruits.

Red chili flakes : 1 teaspoon

Salt as per taste * You can avoid adding extra salt as mayonnaise already has added salt

Method : 

Boil macaroni in enough water as per packet instructions till al-dante i.e. with a bite. Drain excess water and keep aside.

Boil beans and carrots in enough water with a pinch of salt for 3-4 minutes. Remove from the hot water and place it in ice cold water to blance the vegetables.

In a big bowl, take the mayonnaise and fresh cream. Mix well and add in the boiled macaroni, blanced vegetables, Cucumber and the diced fruits. Add salt and red chili flakes. Mix well and refrigerate.

Sprinkle some red chili flakes as a garnish. Serve chilled as a side dish with your lunch or dinner preparation!