Cucumber Salad

Dish: Salad

Cuisine: Salad


Cucumber salad
  • 1 cucumber
  • 1/2 red onion
  • Juice from 1 lemon
  • 1/2 cup yoghurt
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • Handful of your favourite fresh herb: dill, chives, or mint
Cucumber dipping sauce
  • 250g sour cream
  • 1/2 cucumber
  • 3 cloves of crushed garlic
  • Juice from 1 lemon
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • Handful of mint


Cucumber salad
  1. Chop and prepare vegetables like the picture
  2. Toss vegetables in sugar
  3. Mix together yoghurt, lemon juice and fresh herb, then toss through salad
  4. Serve,… Great side to lamb, lamb rack, or fish
Cucumber dipping sauce
  1. In a blender blend, cucumber, garlic, mint and olive oil
  2. Mix through sour cream and you are done
Great with falafel (pita pockets, falafel salad or burgers). Use it as a vegetable dip with celery, carrot sticks and beans. It can even be served with a light curry, particularly one with fresh coriander  

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Keywords: Cucumber Salad, Cucumber, Salad