Marinated Cucumbers & Onions

1
Barbara Pace

By
@GOODFOODGROUPIE

My husband and I enjoy these by themselves, mixed with tomatoes, or placed on top of a mixed green salad.

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Serves:
6
Prep:
2 Hr 30 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 2
    english cucumbers
  • 1
    yellow onion
  • 2 Tbsp
    salt
  • 1/2 c
    water
  • 1/2 c
    apple cider vinegar
  • 1/3 c
    sugar
  • ·
    pepper, to taste (optional)

How to Make Marinated Cucumbers & Onions

Step-by-Step

  1. Peel & thinly slice cucumbers & onions.
  2. Place the cucumbers in a colander on a plate. Sprinkle with 1 T of salt. Place onions on top of cucumbers and sprinkle with 1 T of salt.
  3. Place in refrigerator or cover with plastic wrap and place a freezer pack on top for 2 hours.
  4. Meanwhile, place water, vinegar & sugar in a small pot and heat until sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat & allow to cool.
  5. After 2 hours, squeeze as much liquid as possible from the cucumbers & onions as possible. Place in a bowl, season with pepper, if desired, and pour marinade mixture over them. Refrigerate.
  6. Remove from marinade to serve.

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About Marinated Cucumbers & Onions

Course/Dish: Other Salads
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: American



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