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In the summer, there’s nothing more refreshing than a cucumber salad. There are many different variations on cucumber salad, some with yogurt, others with cream, and others with lemon juice and fresh herbs.  A nice tip is to remove the seeds and peel the cucumbers before putting them in the salad. 

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By cdanyell214

Rate this recipe 4.3/5 (9 Votes)
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  • 2 Cups thinly sliced cucumbers (4 small or large cucumbers)
  • 1/2 TSP Salt
  • 1 Cup Thinly sliced onion
  • 1/4 Cup Vinegar
  • 1/4 Cup water
  • 1 TBSP Sugar
  • Pepper to tatse

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Place cucumber slices in a medium bowl and sprinkle with salt

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An alternate healthy raitha for regualr onion or cucumber raitha

  • Raw snake gourd- 3/4 of a cup (finely chopped)
  • Beaten Curd - 1/2 cup
  • salt - a pinch
  • pepper powder - 1 pinch
  • To temper: (Optional)
  • Oil - 1 tea spoon
  • mustard seeds
  • urad dal -1/2 tea spoon each
  • peanuts- 1 tea spoon
  • curry leaves- a few
4.5/5 (32 Votes)

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Refreshing summer salad!

  • 1 cucumber
  • 4 tomatoes
  • 1 medium onion
  • Chopped parsley (optional)
  • 1 or 2 lemons or limes
  • Salt to taste
4.2/5 (40 Votes)

Make date night extra special or treat a visiting friend with one of these savory dinner ideas for two — all 100% vegetarian and 100% delicious!

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place parsley and mint in a food processor: process until finely minced

  • 4 cups fresh parsley
  • 1/2 cup fresh mint
  • 2 cups cucumbers
  • diced and shredded
  • 1 Cup bulger whet
  • uncooked
  • 1/2 cup onion
  • diced
  • 1/3 cup lemon juice
  • 2 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1/2 tsp. salt
  • 1 clove garlic
  • minced
4.1/5 (12 Votes)

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This is a fresh tasting salad that is simple to make

  • 3 hot house tomatoes
  • sliced
  • 1 cucumber
  • sliced
  • 3 green onions
  • chopped
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 2 tsp salt
  • 1 tbsp mixed pepper
  • 2/3 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 2 tbsp lime juice
4/5 (12 Votes)

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Peel and slice thin the cucumber

  • 3 Cucumbers
  • 1 cup sour cream
  • 2 Tbs lemon juice
  • 2 Tbs minced parsley
  • 3 Tbs chopped chives
  • 1 1/2 tsp each salt & pepper
4/5 (5 Votes)

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PEEL AND SLICE VERY THIN CUCUMBERS AND ONIONS SPRINKLE WITH SALT SET ASIDE

  • 3 LG RED ONION
  • 2 CUCUMBER
  • 1 TBLS SALT
  • 1/ PT SOUR CREAM
  • 3/4 C SUGAR
  • 1/3 C VINEGAR OR TO TASTE
  • 1 TSP PAPRIKA
4.4/5 (7 Votes)

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A perfectly refreshing side to any summer dish, especially bbq ribs or chicken

  • 1 English Cucumber (or 1 medium cucumber if you can't find the English kind)
  • 1/2 C Sour Cream
  • 1/4 t White Pepper
  • 1T White Wine Vinegar
  • 2T Fresh Dill
4.1/5 (15 Votes)

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So lite & refreshing

  • 1 medium honeydew melon
  • peeled and cut into small chunks
  • 1 cucumber
  • peeled
  • sliced and quartered
  • 1 tbsp fresh mint
  • chopped
  • 1 - 2 tbsp red onion
  • chopped
  • 1 tsp honey or agave nectar
  • dash of sea salt
4.3/5 (4 Votes)

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A light, refreshing side dish

  • 3 cucumbers
  • 1/2 cup mayonnaise
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 1- 2 tsp. white sugar
  • 1/4 tsp. fresh dill (minced)
  • pepper to taste.
4.2/5 (5 Votes)

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Cool and Creamy side to any grill favorite!

  • 4-6 cucumbers
  • peeled and cut into bite-sized pieces
  • 1/4 red onion
  • diced
  • 1/2 cup sour cream or plain low-fat yogurt
  • 1 tea dill
4/5 (13 Votes)

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