Sweet and Sour Cucumber Salad

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Sweet and Sour Cucumber Salad

This deliciously refreshing salad is a great accompaniment for roast chicken, poached salmon or barbecued steak.



  • Prep Time: 30 mins
  • Cook Time: 5 mins
  • Total Time: 35 mins


  • 3 cucumbers
  • 2 tbsp white wine vinegar
  • 2 tsp Malden sea salt
  • 2 tsp caster sugar
  • Bunch of dill, stalks removed
  • Borage flowers, optional
  • Instructions

    1. Using a vegetable peeler, make long ribbons from the cucumber and place them into a mixing bowl.
    2. Mix together the vinegar, salt and sugar and pour over the cucumber, toss well.
    3. Roughly chop the dill and toss through the cucumber.
    4. Cover and refrigerate for at least an hour (and up to 4) before serving.
    5. Garnish with borage flowers to finish.