Cucumber and Red Onion Salad
Total TimePrep: 15 min. + chilling
- 2 small English cucumbers, thinly sliced
- 1 cup thinly sliced red onion
- 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar or rice vinegar
- 1 tablespoon white vinegar
- 1/4 teaspoon salt
- 1/4 teaspoon pepper
- 1/4 teaspoon sesame oil
- Place all ingredients in a bowl; toss to combine. Refrigerate, covered, about 1 hour. Serve with a slotted spoon.
Nutrition Facts3/4 cup: 31 calories, 0 fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 151mg sodium, 7g carbohydrate (2g sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 vegetable.
Jul 15, 2019
Made exactly as written and it was perfect. So cool and fresh tasting. Will definitely make often with the summer cucumbers we will have.
May 6, 2019
This salad was prepared by me on 5/1/2019. I'd doubled the dressing ingredients, used 2 large cucumbers, red wine vinegar instead of white wine vinegar. I'd used regular vegetable oil as I'd had these ingredients on hand. This is a delicious and refreshing salad recipe!
Jun 28, 2018
Good but needs sugar.
Jun 24, 2018
Been making this for my husband since the recipe come out. Easy to make and he loves it.
Mar 15, 2018
Excellent and easy! I made the recipe with no substitutions for a work pot luck, and I also came home with an empty bowl. I'll definitely do this again!
Jul 7, 2017
Looks delicious! I love the idea of sesame oil. Did I miss something, Tracey? I don't see mayo OR sugar in the recipe.
Apr 22, 2017
EXCELLENT!! I didn't have white vinegar so I used Balsamic. No harm and certainly no foul! Lol. Cut the mayo to 3/4th of cup & sugar to 1/3rd (as a commentor recommended). It's chilling now, but it's great. My family won't eat so it's more for me! YAY! :-)
Oct 18, 2016
Read her description again, suefryray. It says, "I ALWAYS come home with an empty bowl!" It doesn't say NEVER. Sometimes people are too quick to be judgmental about the posted recipes and speak out before they know what they are talking about. Great salad Brynn Steckman :-)
Aug 9, 2016
very good! will make again for sure
May 22, 2016
If you never come home with an EMPTY bowl, it must not be that good. I am sure this is not what you meant to type in your description.