Cucumber Salad

Crunchy and refreshing, a salad with cucumber is a cool solution for hot weather days. From cucumber-and-tomato salad to lemon-dill cucumber salad, these easy recipes take just minutes. No stove required -- just chop and stir.

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Za'atar Flatbreads with Cucumber-Yogurt Salad

Food & Wine

Ana Sortun sprinkles house-made flatbreads with za'atar, the Middle Eastern blend of sesame seeds, herbs, and sumac. She serves it with a salad of spinach, peas, cucumbers, and lettuce, mixed with yogurt-like Lebanese lebneh. Bake store-bought pizza dough with za'atar, and make a simpler version of the salad with Greek-style yogurt.

Total: 1 hr

Yogurt with Fresh Mint

Betty Crocker

Combine three key ingredients yogurt, cucumber and mint to create a dish that is cool and soothing to your lips and easy on your hips!

Total: 1 hr 15 mins

Spicy Cucumber Salad

Ladies' Home Journal

Thin strips of cucumber are seasoned with rice vinegar, red pepper, and ginger for this chilled side dish.

Total: 35 mins

Middle Eastern Salad Plate

Better Homes and Gardens

This dish, popular from Athens to Zanzibar, is fast, easy to make, high in fiber, and can serve as a side dish or appetizer.

Total: 35 mins

Ginger-Spiced Cucumbers

Better Homes and Gardens

Set out these cold cucumbers at a cookout to accompany grilled burgers and baked beans.

Cucumber and Greens

Family Circle

Lighten up creamy salad dressings by using one part Greek yogurt and one part light mayonnaise as the base.

Grilled Pork Noodle Salad

Better Homes and Gardens

A bottled ginger vinaigrette salad dressing enhances the flavors of this Asian main dish recipe.

August Chopped Salad

Food & Wine

At his flagship New Orleans restaurant, August, John Besh makes his chopped salad with 21 different kinds of vegetables and herbs. Cut the number of vegetables back to eight; the recipe is still fantastic.

Total: 45 mins

Aunt Eileens Cucumber Dill Salad

The Food Channel

Crisp and refreshing chilled cucumber and red onion salad tossed in creamy sour cream yogurt dressing seasoned with fresh-chopped dill and cracked black pepper. Tastes cool and delicious on a hot summer day.

Total: 4 hrs

Cranberry Cucumber Salad

Diabetic Living

With a lot of low-calorie veggies, a slimmed-down dressing, and just a sprinkling of dried cranberries and olives, this colorful tossed salad recipe comes up a nutrition winner.

Total: 25 mins

Cucumber Roll-Ups


For a no-bake appetizer that comes together in a snap, try these vegetarian rolls that are reminiscent of sushi.

Grouper with Cucumber Salad and Soy-Mustard Dressing

Food & Wine

A simple salad of julienned cucumbers and carrots tossed with a soy-mustard dressing makes this light fish dish incredibly vibrant.

Total: 40 mins

Hummus with Cucumber and Tomato Salad

Better Homes and Gardens

For an even faster salad, use already made hummus rather than make it.

Total: 35 mins

Cucumber, Tomatoes And Mint

Family Circle

Straight-from-the-garden cucumbers and cherry tomatoes are delicious as is. This simple salad recipe accents their garden freshness with a lemon and mint dressing.

Spaghetti-Corn Relish Salad

Better Homes and Gardens

Turn ordinary spaghetti into pasta salad. Toss pasta with corn cut from the cob, cucumber, summer squash, and celery. Then splash on mustard-spiked cider vinegar dressing.

Total: 30 mins

Cucumber, Mango & Black Bean Salad

Atkins - Phase 3

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Total: 10 mins
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