Cucumber Seeds Salad#GM Diet#Breakfast Recipes

Today I am adding one healthier Breakfast recipe in my Breakfast recipes section. Cucumber seeds salad is very delicious as well nutritious too. The combination of juicy cucumber with crunchy seeds is very enjoyable. It is very easy to prepare recipe, it hardly takes 10 minutes to prepare.

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In this salad I added different varieties of seeds like pumpkin seeds, melon seeds, sesame seeds, sunflower seeds to it; if you don’t have you can add sesame seeds only. Dietitian in Mumbai tells us seeds are rich source of proteins, calories, monounsaturated fats, fiber, fat soluble vitamins and minerals. Cucumber seeds salad is very low in calories; in single serving you will get 104kcal. You can add it in your GM Diet plan also; it helps a lot for those who are looking how to lose weight naturally.

Main ingredients of Cucumber Seeds Salad

  • Cucumber
  • Seeds-pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds, melon seeds, sesame seeds.

 

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Health benefits of Cucumber Seeds Salad

  • It is low in calories. Helps a lot those who are looking how to lose weight naturally, as well as you can include it in your GM diet plan also.
  • It is fiber rich food; make you feel full for the longer period of time, prevents from over munching as well as improve the digestive health.
  • Cucumber seeds salad is Omega 3 rich food, those ladies who are searching what to eat during pregnancy, eat cucumber seeds salad , it is rich in vitamins and minerals as well as it contain good amount of Omega 3 essential fatty acid. It is important to brain development of fetus.
  • Omega 3 essential fatty acid also helps to increase the good cholesterol (HDL) level in the body; it reduces the symptoms of high blood pressure.

Serving size-1-2(depends)

Total (Preparation +cook) time -10 minutes

Ingredients

Cucumber-2 no (250 gm)

Coriander leaves-1 tsp (3gm)

Pumpkin seeds-1 tsp (3 gm)

Sunflower seeds- 1 tsp (3 gm)

Melon seeds-1 tsp (3 gm)

Sesame seeds (Gingelly seeds)-1 tsp (3 gm)

Salt- as per taste

Method

  • Wash and peel cucumber. Cut into small slices.
  • In a pan add 1 tsp pumpkin seeds, 1 tsp sunflower seeds, 1 tsp melon seeds and 1 tsp sesame seeds. Roast it for 5 minutes in medium flame.

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  • In a bowl add chopped cucumber slices, roasted seeds, chopped coriander leaves and salt. Mix it well.

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  • Serve it.

Nutritional Information of Cucumber Seeds Salad recipe

Energy kCal – 104.2,

Protein, gm – 3.8,

Carbohydrates, gm – 8.7,

Fat, gm – 6.0,

Dietary Fiber, gm – 8.0,

Vitamin A, mcg – 209.3,

Vitamin B1, mg – 0.2,

Vitamin B2, mg – 0.0,

Vitamin B3, mg – 0.9,

Vitamin B6, mg – 0.0,

Vitamin B9 Folic Acid, mcg – 40.8,

Vitamin B12, mcg – 0.0,

Vitamin C, mg – 21.6,

Vitamin D, mcg – 0.0,

Vitamin E, mg – 1.3,

Vitamin K, mcg – 9.3,

Calcium, mg – 93.1,

Phosphorus, mg – 149.2,

Iron, mg – 2.4,

Magnesium, mg – 47.7,

Copper, mcg – 297.9,

Manganese, mg – 0.4,

Molybdenum, mcg – 214.7,

Zinc, mg – 1.1,

Chromium, mcg – 8.0,

Selenium, mcg – 2.4,

Omega 3, mg – 684.3,

Omega 6, mg – 360.0

 

 

 

 

 

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