Give your next meal a fresh crunch with these cool cucumber salad recipes.
Creamy Basil-Black Pepper Cucumbers
Prepare and chill for up to 24 hours before serving.
Sesame, Tomato, and Cucumber Salad
The vinaigrette is made with salty soy sauce, but before serving, sprinkle a pinch of flaky sea salt to add texture to the fresh tomatoes. This is probably the easiest side dish you'll come across this summer, but don't let its ease fool you—it's absolutely packed with fresh, seasonal flavor.
Crisp Cucumber Salad Recipes
Recipe: Tomato-Cucumber Salad
When it comes to finding a healthy way to start a meal, nothing works better than the cool, fresh flavors of cucumber salad.
Cucumbers with Ginger, Rice Vinegar, and Mint
Season with salt and pepper.
Cucumber-and-Sugar Snap Salad
Recipe: Cucumber-and-Sugar Snap Salad
Almost any raw veggie works in this cucumber salad. Try using bell peppers, jicama, or fresh corn kernels.
Sweet-Hot Cukes and Peppers
Recipe: Sweet-Hot Cukes and Peppers
This fresh and flavorful cucumber salad is as pleasing to the eyes as it is to the palate thanks to vibrantly hued bell peppers.
Sweet-and-Sour Cucumber Salad
Recipe: Sweet-and-Sour Cucumber Salad
This cucumber salad offers up a refreshing side—especially to dishes that tend to be spicy.
Recipe: Cucumber-Melon Salad
Sweet melon and a hint of citrus go perfectly with crunchy cucumbers and radishes.
Recipe: Cucumber Salad
This cool, refreshing side dish is perfect for your next cookout or picnic.
Cherry Tomato-Cucumber-Cheese Salad
These refreshing bites make the perfect appetizer for entertaining guests.