Beetroot yoghurt Canapes are inspired by Mast-e-Laboo, a Persian yoghurt beetroot dip flavoured with mint and salt. In this recipe, small scoops of beetroot in yoghurt sauce are served on individual crackers and garnished with pistachios.

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Boiled beetroot

200 gm

Fresh yoghurt

150 gm

Fresh mint

2 tbsp

Cracker biscuits

A required


To taste
Sliced pistachio

For garnish

Method of Preparation:

  • Peel the beetroot and scoop small pearls/balls with a melon baller (small size).
  • In a separate glass bowl add beaten yoghurt, beetroot balls, chopped mint and salt, and mix it gently.
  • In a serving plate place some cracker biscuits, take half tbsp of the above mixture of beetroot and yoghurt, and gently spread it on individual crackers and garnish with a couple of pistachio slices.
  • Serve it fresh before the crackers get soggy.


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Suunil Murudkar 

Assistant Chef Instructor, ICCA Dubai, and a serious food enthusiast.

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