Cucumbers and Onions

READY IN: 72hrs
Recipe by BeckyF

This is similar to the recipe that my mother made when I was young. It is easy although the actual prep time seems long, it actually takes little time.

Top Review by Kimommy

Great recipe...tastes like what our grandmothers used to make...very creamy and not too vinegary! Yummy!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Peel cucumbers and slice thin.
  2. Layer in shallow dish, sprinkling each layer with salt.
  3. Let stand overnight.
  4. In the morning, drain cucumbers and rinse.
  5. Let dry on paper towels.
  6. Slice onions thin.
  7. Mix gently with cucumber slices.
  8. Beat together the mayonnaise or salad dressing, sugar and vinegar until creamy.
  9. Stir into mixed cucumbers and onions.
  10. (The dressing should be plentiful so the salad is creamy. Increase amounts of dressing ingredients, proportionally, if needed).

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