How to prepare different cucumber salads in summer

Salad, an easy recipe made with cucumber and different ingredients. Salads are salty and crispy. These are easy to prepare within no time. Cucumber slices are crunchy with refreshing flavors. Cucumber salads are sweet and tangy because of vinegar and sugar added to it. Cucumber salads are served chilled, these are served at early hours or in tea time. Let us see the procedure of making cucumber salad.

Cucumber salad using cilantro and lime

  • Cucumber slices- thin- 2
  • Olive oil- 3 spoons
  • Cilantro- 4 spoons
  • Lime juice- 3 spoons
  • Minced garlic- 1 spoon
  • Cloves- 2
  • Finely chopped jalapeno- 1
  • Crushed red pepper- 1/4 spoon
  • Black pepper to taste
  • Salt to taste

Step 1: Add jalapeno, minced garlic, fresh lime juice, crushed red pepper, salt and black pepper.

Step 2: Stir all the ingredients by adding a few spoons of olive oil.

Step 3: Set the salad aside, later add fine cucumber slices and stir it well.

Step 4: Add minced cilantro and mix it well.

Step 5: Store recipe in refrigerator for an hour and serve to eat.

Enjoy the taste of cucumber salad made with lime and cilantro.

Tomato and cucumber salad

  • Red onion – medium
  • Cucumber- 3 small
  • Parsley- handful
  • Lime juice- 3 spoons
  • Salt to taste
  • Tomatoes- 2 medium

Step 1: Cut onions into square shapes and soak them in water.

Step 2: Store them in refrigerator for 3-4hrs, in between change the water for 2 times.

Step 3: Later drain onions and dry them well.

Step 4: Chop cucumber and tomatoes, add them into a bowl.

Step 5: Add onions, salt and lemon juice.

Step 6: Stir it well and serve the cucumber salad to eat.

Cucumber salad using sesame seeds

  • Cucumber – 3- thin slices
  • Sesame seeds- 2 spoons
  • Sugar- 1 spoon
  • Soy sauce- 1/4 spoon
  • Vinegar- 1 spoon
  • Salt to taste
  • Wasabi- 2 spoons

Step 1: Take a wide opened bowl, spread cucumber slices and sprinkle salt over them.

Step 2: Set aside and drain them after 10min.

Step 3: Roast sesame seeds for 2min at medium flame.

Step 4: Mix vinegar, wasabi, soy sauce and sugar in a bowl.

Step 5: Add drained cucumber slices, sesame seeds to the mixture and combine well.

Enjoy the taste of salty cucumber salad made with sesame seeds.