Herby Cucumber Salad - 1 Guiding Stars
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Crisp, refreshing cucumber is the perfect flavor partner for an abundance of fresh herbs. Enjoy this salad during the dog days of summer, when something cool is exactly what you need.


  • ¼ cup plain, low-fat yogurt
  • 2 Tbsp. coarsely chopped fresh dill
  • 1 Tbsp. coarsely chopped fresh parsley
  • 2 Tbsp. fresh lemon juice
  • 1 Tbsp. extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1½ tsp. coarsely chopped mint
  • 2 tsp. Dijon mustard
  • ¼ tsp. salt
  • ¼ tsp. freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 garlic clove
  • 5½ cups thinly sliced cucumber (about 2 large)
  • 2½ cups thinly sliced red onion


1.) Combine the first 10 ingredients in a food processor or a blender, and process until well blended.

2.) Combine the cucumber and onion in a large bowl. Drizzle with yogurt mixture, and toss to coat. Serve immediately.

Nutritional analysis per serving: Calories 60; Total Fat 2.5g (3% Daily Value); Saturated Fat 0.5g (0% DV); Trans Fat 0g; Cholesterol 1mg (0% DV); Sodium 145mg (7% DV); Total Carbohydrate 9g (3% DV); Dietary Fiber 1.5g (4% DV); Total Sugars 5g; Includes 0g Added Sugars (0% DV); Protein 2g; Vitamin D 0% DV; Calcium 4% DV; Iron 0% DV; Potassium 6% DV; Vitamin K 25% DV; Molybdenum 20% DV; Biotin 10% DV.
Recipe by Guiding Stars at https://guidingstars.com/recipes/herby-cucumber-salad/
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