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Cool and Creamy Cucumber Salad

KatieSkell01

"A cool side dish perfect for hot summer days, using sweet bell peppers instead of onions for those like me who don't care for onions!"
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Ingredients

4 h 15 m servings 153 cals
Original recipe yields 8 servings

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  1. Place cucumbers and bell peppers into a colander and allow liquid to drain for 4 hours. While vegetables are draining, place yogurt into a separate colander lined with paper towels and let stand for 4 hours to allow excess whey to drain from the yogurt.
  2. Combine cucumbers, bell peppers, thickened yogurt, sour cream, vinegar, dill, salt, and black pepper in a large salad bowl; chill before serving.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 153 calories; 9.8 g fat; 11.2 g carbohydrates; 6.6 g protein; 27 mg cholesterol; 941 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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Really good! My husband gave it 4 stars. For him, that is high praise!

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I followed the recipe precisely and it came out extremely bitter. I am not sure what I could have done to correct that problem

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Really good! My husband gave it 4 stars. For him, that is high praise!

I made this today. Family LOVED it. Did adjust slightly. Daughter not a fan of bell pepper so used chopped green onion. Added some minced garlic. Didn't have time to strain cucumbers for 4 hours...

This was delicious, but I think there's an error in the salt measurement. I put in only 1 tsp, and even with the salt reduced this much, the result actually tasted of salt, which dulled the brig...

I followed the recipe precisely and it came out extremely bitter. I am not sure what I could have done to correct that problem

I didn't make changes except to use lite sour cream. I didn't think it had much taste, also put in fresh dill.

This was the best cucumber salad I've ever made! I did add some of my preserved lemons to the mix, but wholly cow, the dressing made those cukes dance!

I made this recipe today for a family event. However, I did not let anything sit for even an hour. I added the greek yogurt and sour cream and all of the other items listed here and mixed them a...