In a Pickle? 7 Fast and Fresh Cucumber Salads to Try This Week

Photo by: Angie McGowan
Marinated Cucumber Salad
Simple and classic, a light marinade brings out fantastic cucumber flavor.
Ingredients
2 large cucumbers, sliced thin
1 large tomato, sliced thin
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Photo by: Angie McGowan
Marinated Cucumber Salad
Simple and classic, a light marinade brings out fantastic cucumber flavor.
Ingredients
2 large cucumbers, sliced thin
1 large tomato, sliced thin
1 red onion, sliced thin
3 cups white vinegar ( or for a less acidic salad - 1 1/2 cups white vinegar and 1 1/2 cups water)
3 tablespoons sugar 2 teaspoons salt lots of fresh cracked pepper
feta cheese to garnish
Directions
1. Thinly slice all vegetables and add all other ingredients except cheese in a large bowl. Cover and refrigerate over night

2. Serve garnished with feta cheese. less 
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Tue, Aug 20, 2013 12:17 PM EDT
Out in our garden, the cucumbers are taking over. We've been making heaps of cucumber salads and have loved experimenting with such a versatile and delicious ingredient. Cucumbers are a great add-in for hearty grain salads as well as a wonderful complement to spicy meat dishes. However you use it, you're in a fresh and cooling summer dish. Here are 7 fast and fresh cucumber salad recipes! - By Elizabeth Stark and Brian Campbell



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