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Omi's Cucumber Salad

Rated as 4.33 out of 5 Stars
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"This is a German salad that has been passed down through the generations. Good with 'Ruladen and Spaetzle' for a true German dinner."
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Ingredients

1 h 15 m servings 169
Original recipe yields 4 servings

Directions

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  1. Mix cucumbers and salt in a bowl; let sit for 1 hour. Drain cucumber in a colander, squeezing as much excess liquid as you can with your hands.
  2. Combine cucumbers and green onions in a bowl.
  3. Stir sour cream, vinegar, oil, and dill together in a small bowl; drizzle over cucumber mixture and toss to coat.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 169 calories; 14.5 8.5 3 25 1780 Full nutrition

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Most helpful positive review

This is EXACTLY how my Grandma made cucumbers and green onions straight from the garden. She always used fresh dill weed from her garden as well. This is still one of my most favorite "salads". ...

Most helpful critical review

Wasn't impressed to plain tasting for me

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This is EXACTLY how my Grandma made cucumbers and green onions straight from the garden. She always used fresh dill weed from her garden as well. This is still one of my most favorite "salads". ...

My mother used to make this and it's still going in the family. Only we also add garlic powder! Please give it a try I'm sure you'll love it.

So happy to see a cucumber salad recipe on here. I use my Oma's recipe that has been passed down through the years as well. My Oma's is the same as this one with the exception she don't use sou...

The best cucumber salad I've ever had! A lot of cuke salads are just too sweet for me because they call for sugar. This one was just perfect. I followed the recipe exactly but omitted the onions...

My Hungarian grandmothers also made cucumber salad this way - it is so good. They liked the sweet/sour version and added a sprinkle of sugar to the dressing. I can't wait for garden cucumbers!

4-11-2016 ~This is neither a difficult nor an unusual recipe for dilled cucumbers in sour cream, but some things about this one stood out for me. First, some, but not all, recipes like this in...

Wasn't impressed to plain tasting for me