Feta Cucumber Salad Recipe

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Feta Cucumber Salad Recipe

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If you like the distinctive taste of feta cheese, you'll enjoy this crisp and refreshing cucumber medley, "Even our twin daughters ask me to make this speedy salad," reports Connie Lasko from Mistatim, Saskatchewan.
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MAKES:
4-5 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 10 min.
MAKES:
4-5 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep/Total Time: 10 min.

Ingredients

  • 2 medium cucumbers
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup chopped green onions
  • 1 cup (4 ounces) crumbled feta cheese
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon coarsely ground pepper

Directions

Cut cucumbers in half lengthwise. Using a spoon, remove seeds and discard. Cut cucumbers into 1/2-in. cubes; place in a bowl. Sprinkle with salt. Stir in onions. Combine the cheese, lemon juice, oil and pepper; add to cucumber mixture and stir gently. Yield: 4-5 servings.
Originally published as Feta Cucumber Salad in Quick Cooking July/August 2001, p11

Nutritional Facts

1/2 cup: 101 calories, 6g fat (3g saturated fat), 12mg cholesterol, 453mg sodium, 5g carbohydrate (3g sugars, 2g fiber), 5g protein.

  • 2 medium cucumbers
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 cup chopped green onions
  • 1 cup (4 ounces) crumbled feta cheese
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/8 to 1/4 teaspoon coarsely ground pepper
  1. Cut cucumbers in half lengthwise. Using a spoon, remove seeds and discard. Cut cucumbers into 1/2-in. cubes; place in a bowl. Sprinkle with salt. Stir in onions. Combine the cheese, lemon juice, oil and pepper; add to cucumber mixture and stir gently. Yield: 4-5 servings.
Originally published as Feta Cucumber Salad in Quick Cooking July/August 2001, p11

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krystals2315 User ID: 8779377 244866
Reviewed Mar. 3, 2016

"Loved it. Next time i'm trying the Mediterranean Feta."

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Gormetta User ID: 812261 80022
Reviewed Aug. 5, 2013

"This is possibly the best cucumber salad I've ever had. I just loved it! It was so easy to make, with just a few ingredients, and delicious even though low in calories. I think it's a winner!"

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jieastcott User ID: 1507778 87857
Reviewed Aug. 20, 2012

"Yum! After reading the other comments, I put in half a tablespoon less lemon juice and it was perfect for my family. Loved it!"

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murrell006 User ID: 2357453 79684
Reviewed Aug. 11, 2012

"This was really good. I sub. red onion and Mediterranean feta(w/ herbs & sun dried tomatoes). Best cucumber salad I ever had."

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Mary_1959 User ID: 549472 48546
Reviewed Aug. 21, 2010

"This is an excellent, tasty, healthy choice for a cool summer salad. I have made it several times."

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