Cold Cucumber Salad

Submitted by: Sheryl - Runningtrails on August 1, 2011

Sweet and tangy delicious cold salad. Great for hot summer days when cucumbers are plentiful.

Servings: 8   Prep Time: 15 mins     


1 cup sour cream
1/4 cup sugar
2 tablespoons distilled vinegar
1 teaspoon dried or dill weed (can use fresh, smaller amount)
1/2 teaspoon salt
light initial sprinkle of salt on cucumbers
1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper
4 large cucumbers, peeled and thinly sliced
1 medium sweet onion, thinly sliced


Lightly salt cucumbers and let sit for 1-2 hours, rinse and drain very well, dry on towel.

In a mixing bowl, whisk together sour cream, sugar, vinegar, dill, salt and pepper.

In a separate large mixing bowl, toss together cucumbers and onions.

Pour sour cream mixture over top and mix together.

Chill at least 1 hour before serving.

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