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Easy Creamy Cucumber Salad

The perfect simple summer side dish for picnics, barbecues and weeknight meals. Make it in minutes!
Course Salad, Salad Dressing, Side Dish
Cuisine American, French
Keyword Easy Creamy Cucumber Salad
Prep Time 15 minutes
Cook Time 0 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 96kcal
Author Chrissie (thebusybaker.ca)

Equipment

  • Mandoline Slicer

Ingredients

  • 2 long English cucumbers
  • 1 medium red onion
  • 1/3 cup low fat mayonnaise (use vegan mayonnaise, if desired)
  • 3 tablespoons rice vinegar
  • salt and pepper to taste
  • 1 tablespoon honey (use agave nectar, if desired)
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh dill

Instructions

  • Slice the cucumbers and the red onion on a mandoline slicer to create thin, even slices.
  • Add the sliced cucumbers and red onion to a medium bowl and set aside.
  • In a small bowl, whisk together the mayonnaise, rice vinegar, honey, and salt and pepper.
  • Pour the mayonnaise mixture over the cucumbers and toss well to coat.
  • Sprinkle the fresh dill on top, toss slightly, and serve.

Notes

This salad is best enjoyed immediately after preparation, or within 2 hours of assembly. 
To prepare ahead, simply slice the veggies and prepare the dressing separately and assemble before serving.

Nutrition

Serving: 1serving | Calories: 96kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 4g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Cholesterol: 3mg | Sodium: 144mg | Potassium: 261mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 9g | Vitamin A: 171IU | Vitamin C: 6mg | Calcium: 30mg | Iron: 1mg