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Creamy Cucumber Salad

Serves 6 This recipe for Creamy Cucumber Salad creates a light, delicious, and refreshing summer salad, perfect for all those awesome outdoor barbecues and picnics! #STARFineFoods Ingredients: For the Salad 2 English cucumbers, sliced 1 red onion, thinly sliced For the Dressing 1/4 cup nonfat plain yogurt 1 Tbsp. STAR Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 small lemon, juiced 1/2 Tbsp. Dijon mustard 1 clove garlic, minced 1 Tbsp. chopped fresh dill 1 Tbsp. chopped fresh parsley Salt and fresh ground pepper, to taste Instructions:

Combine sliced cucumbers and onions in a salad bowl; set aside.

Combine yogurt, extra virgin olive oil, lemon juice, mustard, garlic, dill, parsley, salt and pepper in a jar fit with a lid; close the jar and shake it until everything is thoroughly combined.

Check for consistency and add more olive oil to thin it out; add more yogurt to thicken it.

Taste for seasonings and adjust accordingly.

Drizzle salad dressing over cucumbers and onions; toss to coat.

Serve cold.

Creamy Cucumber Salad

This recipe for Creamy Cucumber Salad creates a light, delicious, and refreshing summer salad, perfect for all those awesome outdoor barbecues and picnics! #STARFineFoods

Ingredients

  • For the Salad
  • 2 English cucumbers, sliced
  • 1 red onion, thinly sliced
  • For the Dressing
  • 1/4 cup nonfat plain yogurt
  • 1 Tbsp. STAR Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 1 small lemon, juiced
  • 1/2 Tbsp. Dijon mustard
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • 1 Tbsp. chopped fresh dill
  • 1 Tbsp. chopped fresh parsley
  • Salt and fresh ground pepper, to taste

Instructions

1

Combine sliced cucumbers and onions in a salad bowl; set aside.

2

Combine yogurt, extra virgin olive oil, lemon juice, mustard, garlic, dill, parsley, salt and pepper in a jar fit with a lid; close the jar and shake it until everything is thoroughly combined.

3

Check for consistency and add more olive oil to thin it out; add more yogurt to thicken it.

4

Taste for seasonings and adjust accordingly.

5

Drizzle salad dressing over cucumbers and onions; toss to coat.

6

Serve cold.

1

Combine sliced cucumbers and onions in a salad bowl; set aside.

2

Combine yogurt, extra virgin olive oil, lemon juice, mustard, garlic, dill, parsley, salt and pepper in a jar fit with a lid; close the jar and shake it until everything is thoroughly combined.

3

Check for consistency and add more olive oil to thin it out; add more yogurt to thicken it.

4

Taste for seasonings and adjust accordingly.

5

Drizzle salad dressing over cucumbers and onions; toss to coat.

6

Serve cold.

Recipe developed by: http://www.diethood.com

Prep Time: 10 mins

Total Time: 10 mins

Serves: 6

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