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Cucumber Salad with Herbs

  • May 31, 2014
  • 10:00 am
Cucumber Salad with Herbs

YIELD 6 servings


1 shallot, minced
1/4 cup red wine vinegar
1/4 cup extra-virgin olive oil
1/4 teaspoon kosher salt
8 small lemon cucumbers or 3 English cucumbers, peeled, seeded and sliced
3 sprigs fresh oregano, stems removed
1/2 cup crumbled feta cheese (about 2 ounces)
1/4 cup pine nuts, toasted
1/4 teaspoon Coarsely ground black pepper


1. Combine shallot and vinegar in a small bowl. Let stand about 10 minutes. Add olive oil and salt, whisking well.

2. Pour vinaigrette over cucumbers and toss well. Sprinkle with oregano, cheese and pine nuts. Season with black pepper.

Recipe by Jim Denevan and Marah Stets with photography be Mark Boughton. This recipe originally appeared as Cucumbers with Oregano, Feta and Pine Nuts on

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6:07AM PST on Mar 2, 2015


6:04AM PST on Mar 2, 2015

Pine nuts are so expensive... :-(

1:22AM PDT on Sep 24, 2014

this sounds wonderful. I have to try it soon.

5:39AM PDT on Aug 23, 2014

Oh my gosh - I was just telling my girlfriend I wanted a new recipe for Cucumber Salad last week.
Thanks. I'm going out to get some cucumbers from our garden right now!

1:44PM PDT on Jul 8, 2014


11:58AM PDT on Jun 8, 2014

Sounds good, thank you for sharing!

8:53PM PDT on Jun 5, 2014


6:14AM PDT on Jun 5, 2014

Looks healthy

6:13AM PDT on Jun 5, 2014

Noted thanks

10:32PM PDT on Jun 4, 2014


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