Grandmother's Sour Cream Cucumber Salad

Grandmother's Sour Cream Cucumber Salad

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"This recipe is just like my grandmother's cucumber salad. A great side dish for summertime grilling or anytime."
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35 m servings 31 cals
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Original recipe yields 8 servings



  • Calories:
  • 31 kcal
  • 2%
  • Fat:
  • 0.7 g
  • 1%
  • Carbs:
  • 6.1g
  • 2%
  • Protein:
  • 0.6 g
  • 1%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 1 mg
  • < 1%
  • Sodium:
  • 294 mg
  • 12%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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Amount Per Serving
  • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
  • ** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.
  • (-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.


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  1. Combine cucumbers, onion, vinegar, sugar, sour cream, salt, and pepper together in a bowl.
  2. Cover bowl with plastic wrap and refrigerate until chilled, 20 to 30 minutes.


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My mother always made this & I still love it. She used to sprinkle salt on the cucumbers & let them set a few minutes. Then she would squeeze them with her hands to get the water out of them. T...

I have made my cucumbers this way all my life. My grandmother and mother made them the same way. Like the other review, I always salt them and rinse them before mixing.

I use mini cukes now, less seeds and slime. There's no need to peel them as the skins aren't bitter like the larger cukes, also most of your nutrients are in the skin so it makes it a bit health...

My mom makes this recipe except we use scallion. It's so homey and fresh.

This tastes better the next day as the sweet and sour permeate the cucumbers. I have been making this for years and I always double what I think so I can have some the next day and I don't like...

Yes this is a great salad.

I keep making this. It's just delicious.

the perfect touch of sweet in this cucumber side dish. It went well next to my rack of ribs.

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