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Cool Cucumber Slaw
Prep Time
15 mins
Total Time
15 mins
This cool cucumber slaw is a nice salad on its own, but it's really delicious included in sandwiches or topping off a burger.
Course: Side Dishes, Salads
Cuisine: American
Keyword: Vegetarian, Lunch, Quick and Easy
Servings: 2 cups
Calories: 79 kcal
  • ¼ red onion thinly sliced
  • 1 English cucumber
  • 1 cup shredded red cabbage
  • 1 teaspoon olive oil
  • ¼ cup Greek Yogurt or sour cream
  • Juice of ½ lemon
  • ½ teaspoon sugar
  • 1 tablespoon chopped fresh dill
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  1. Place the red onion in small bowl and cover with cold water. Let it sit for about 5 minutes to make the onion less pungent, and then drain and dry the onion with paper towel.

  2. Cut the cucumber into matchsticks by making thin diagonal slices across the cucumber and then cut each slice into sticks.
  3. Combine the cucumber, shredded cabbage, red onion, olive oil, Greek yogurt, lemon juice, sugar, fresh dill and salt in a bowl. Stir well and then season with freshly ground black pepper. Chill until ready to use.

Nutrition Facts
Cool Cucumber Slaw
Amount Per Serving (1 cup)
Calories 79 Calories from Fat 18
% Daily Value*
Fat 2g3%
Saturated Fat 1g5%
Polyunsaturated Fat 1g
Monounsaturated Fat 1g
Cholesterol 1mg0%
Sodium 606mg25%
Potassium 386mg11%
Carbohydrates 12g4%
Fiber 2g8%
Sugar 7g8%
Protein 4g8%
Vitamin A 671IU13%
Vitamin C 31mg38%
Calcium 76mg8%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.