Cucumber and Onion in Sour Cream

Total Time
6hrs 45mins
45 mins
6 hrs

Simple recipe, but oh so good. Adapted from a recipe in the Southern Living 1981 Cookbook, month of April. Nice to have at a cookout. Nice, low-cal dish. Cook time is chill time, and prep time includes letting the cucumbers rest.

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  1. Lay cucumbers in one layer and sprinkle liberally with salt.
  2. Let rest for 30 minutes.
  3. Then take paper towels and blot moisture from cucumbers.
  4. Get them as dry as possible.
  5. Mix sour cream, vinegar, and sugar.
  6. Combine onions and cucumbers.
  7. Mix sour cream mixture and vegetables together.
  8. Cover and chill at least 6 hours, preferably overnight, stirring occasionally.