Just remember the Walla Walla Sweets! Home » Salads » Cucumber And Onion Salad With Apple Cider Vinegar And Olives. Inspired by Mediterranean cuisine, this salad is popular in my home country – Bulgaria. I make a salad similar to this all year long (but with less pepper). Slice onion thin. However, there is only 2 teaspoons of sugar in the recipe, so I think maybe you could start with much smaller amount of stevia than that to start and taste a bit of the mixture. I haven’t soaked the cucumbers and onions in salt water before so I can’t really give you pros and cons. Enjoy cucumber and onion salad chilled or at room temp, it works both ways. 2. Copyright ©2020, Real Housemoms. Plus she used to do the same with warm green beans. However I have never cared for raw onions in a salad but the dressing combo in this recipe works good with them. She told me to allso put in slide garlic and leave it for a couple of days. She’d change it up and use sour cream. Cucumber And Onion Salad With Apple Cider Vinegar And Olives – crunchy, flavorful and easy to make, this salad is perfect for summer. A simple combination of flavors and textures. Add the cucumber, red onion and apple cider vinegar mixture to a large bowl and toss to combine. Thanks, Carolyn. This recipe is exactly how my mother and grandmother made this salad. It seems to be the healthiest one you can use, and it tastes pretty darn good. This is why I love cucumbers! Home » Soup & Salad » Cucumber Onion Salad Recipe, Published on: June 6, 2013 / Updated on August 19, 2019. How many calories is this recipe? What is really great about this, is that if you have leftover onions from the salad you can put them over mashed potatoes. Add sliced Vidalia onion, a half cup water, half cup apple cider vinegar, two teaspoons white sugar and a teaspoon each of salt and garlic powder. Marinated Cucumber, Onion, and Tomato Salad, Congrats! This makes it the perfect picnic food! Take away the garlic and this whole bowl is mine! love it. Peel and slice cucumbers and add to a large glass bowl. The only changes I made were using White wine vinegar and only 1 tablespoon of Olive Oil. Slice cucumbers thin; place in bowl; mix. I always thought this Cucumber Onion Salad was a Southern dish until I was grown because my grandmother and mother always made this, too. I like to leave it in the fridge at least 8 hours to let the cucumber and onion to soften. It’s great for bathing suit season because there is no oil. This light salad of cucumber and onion soaked in apple cider vinegar is perfect for your summer picnics and BBQ's, in a bowl combine vinegar, water, sugar and pepper, store in fridge for at least 8 hours or until you serve. And olives – big, meaty Kalamata olives. Add comma separated list of ingredients to include in recipe. Add 1/2 cup apple cider vinegar, 1/2 cup water, and salt and pepper to taste. Be sure to keep the proportions 1 part vinegar to 1/2 part water. So win! Powered by the ESHA Research Database © 2018, ESHA Research, Inc. All Rights Reserved, The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified. Amount is based on available nutrient data. Watch your inbox for your free guide. I’m so happy you enjoy this recipe and glad that you left me a note to say hello and let me know! It was in the same town as the garden that inspired my Arkansas Cucumber, Radish and Mint Salad at my Uncle Aceil’s house. I like the comment from Mika adding the peppers as well. Sounds yummy! Also, this recipe originated in Germany (and maybe Poland) Germans use vinegar in practically everything! A lot of the measurements can be adjusted to taste. In 2-cup measuring cup, add vinegar, sugar, salt, garlic, and water. Have a lot of cucumbers from your garden? It’s one of my favorites. Excellent Recipe! I used a yellow onion since I didn’t have a Vidalia onion. 1. This makes it the perfect picnic food! Yes ma’am! If there’s too much water, the recipe is flat and tasteless; too much vinegar, and the salad tastes like a bad pickle. Place in deep bowl. I have never heard of it! WAY too much pepper. COOKING LSL is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com, Cucumber And Onion Salad With Apple Cider Vinegar And Olives. I’d never had it before. Super easy recipe. My mom was from Germany and made this every summer, but added chopped fresh dill, dried dill if none available. Just threw the dressing ingredients together in a jar and adjusted everything to taste. Big mistake! Create an account easily save your favorite content, so you never forget a recipe again. I use Vidalia onion. But if you prefer a cucumber with fewer seeds, you might like to use an English cucumber instead. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience! Also used a sweet onion since it didn't specify. I do love making it and it is delicious! Happily married to the love of her life she is a retired music teacher that works for the family business and enjoys volunteering at school and church, as well as dabbling in graphic and web design. Delicious cucumber salad with red onions in an apple cider vinegar, olive oil and seasonal herb marinade. Mix ingredients and let marinate for two or three hours for best flavor. Cut the ends off better cucumber and rubbing one piece against the cut and then repeat on the other side. love it. Have been thinking about a good cucumber salad lately. Super easy recipe. For the second attempt, I cut back the oil and added a teaspoon of pepper instead of a tablespoon. I have made it a few times, basically the way as these recipes.Maybe not with the same quanities.Always good. They are almost pickled. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs. Your email address will not be published. Have been searching for a cuke/onion quick pickle recipe that I had as a child. My mother would makes this without garlic and use apple cider vinegar and she was polish. Pinch of tarragon, dill, and crushed celery seed. Read my full disclosure policy. Cucumber And Onion Salad With Apple Cider Vinegar And Olives – crunchy, flavorful and easy to make, this salad is perfect for summer. This is why we need to combine them with other, more flavorful veggies, like onions.