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Cucumber Salad in a bowl

Cucumber Salad

This salad is perfect for a hot day. It's light, refreshing and full of flavor. It's crisp and it’s a perfect dish for summer when cucumbers are in season.
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 0 mins
Resting time 30 mins
Course Salad
Cuisine American
Servings 4 servings


  • 4-5 small cucumbers
  • 2-3 teaspoon chopped dill

For the dressing:

  • ¼ teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 tablespoon white vinegar
  • ½ teaspoon sugar


  • Cut the cucumbers with mandolin or knife to thin slices.
  • Place the cut cucumbers in a bowl and add the salt from the dressing ingredients.
  • Mix the cucumbers and salt and let it sit on the counter for 30 minutes at room temperature.
  • Drain the excess water from the bowl.
  • Add the chopped dill and the rest of the dressing ingredients.
  • Mix well.
  • Serve and enjoy!