Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Chilled Cucumber Salad

The earthbox cucumbers are producing well. About 7 so far. Need... to... eat... more... cukes! :)

Heres a cuke recipe that I made yesterday, Julie tried some and liked it a lot.
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Chilled Cucumber Salad Recipe

Submitted by: mary-beth
Ingredients:

2 cups thinly-sliced chilled cucumbers
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 cup thinly-sliced fresh onions
1/4 cup vinegar
1/4 cup water
1 tablespoon sugar
1/2 teaspoon dill weed
1/4 teaspoon black pepper
1 dash cayenne

Directions:

Place cucumber slices in medium-size glass bowl and sprinkle with salt. Stir in onions.

Place remaining ingredients in 2-cup glass measure and beat with fork to combine. Pour over cucumbers and onions and toss lightly. Refrigerate at least 30 minutes. Stir before serving.

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I didn't have any cayenne, so left that out. And I used some fresh dill from the garden... mmm!

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