Persian Cucumber Salad

Persian Cucumber Salad

AuthorSabrinaCategory, , , , , , DifficultyBeginner

A light and refreshing salad perfect for those summer months. If you cannot get your hands on Persian cucumbers, then opt for English or standard cucumbers.

Yields4 Servings
Prep Time15 mins

2 medium Persian cucumbers, finely chopped
2 large firm tomatoes, seeded and and finely chopped
Juice of 2 limes
¼ cup roughly chopped flat leaf parsley
2 tbsp minced red onion
1 tbsp olive oil
¼ tsp salt
¼ tsp black pepper

1

Combine lime juice with olive oil. Add salt and black pepper and whisk. Taste for seasoning and add little more salt and/or pepper to our liking.

2

Place chopped cucumber, tomato, and onion in a medium sized bowl. Drizzle with dressing, gently stir a few times, add parsley and stir through 2 more times to distribute. Serve as is or cover bowl and place into refrigerator for 1-2 hours before serving. Stop leftovers in an air tight container in refrigerator for 2-3 days after preparation.

Nutrition Facts

Servings 4


Amount Per Serving
Calories 70
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 3g5%
Total Carbohydrate 6g2%
Dietary Fiber 2g8%
Sugars 2g
Protein 1g2%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily value may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Ingredients

 2 medium Persian cucumbers, finely chopped
 2 large firm tomatoes, seeded and and finely chopped
 Juice of 2 limes
 ¼ cup roughly chopped flat leaf parsley
 2 tbsp minced red onion
 1 tbsp olive oil
 ¼ tsp salt
 ¼ tsp black pepper

Directions

1

Combine lime juice with olive oil. Add salt and black pepper and whisk. Taste for seasoning and add little more salt and/or pepper to our liking.

2

Place chopped cucumber, tomato, and onion in a medium sized bowl. Drizzle with dressing, gently stir a few times, add parsley and stir through 2 more times to distribute. Serve as is or cover bowl and place into refrigerator for 1-2 hours before serving. Stop leftovers in an air tight container in refrigerator for 2-3 days after preparation.

Persian Cucumber Salad

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