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cucumber onion salad

Cucumber salad with caramelized onions and curd|How to make an easy cucumber onion salad

Cucumber onion salad is a classic healthy salad loved by all. I have twisted it a bit to bring it to another level of taste and trust me after first few forks, you would crave for more!!
Prep Time 2 mins
Cook Time 3 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Appetisers, Salads
Cuisine World
Servings 3 people


  • 2 medium cucumbers with peel
  • 1 large onion sliced in round rings
  • 1 tablespoon Desi ghee can use oilve oil
  • 1-2 tablespoon Curd
  • 1 teaspoon Kali Mirch (Black Pepper)
  • salt


  • Gather your veggies!
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  • Chop cucumber with peel in square pieces and onion in rings.
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  • Take a small pan with heavy base. Add desi ghee to it.
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  • Add onion to it. Keep the flame low and make sure to saute.
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  • It takes around 2 min to get this shade of caramelized onions. You may cook more for darker shade for another one min.
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  • Take cucumber in a large bowl.
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  • Add black pepper, salt and curd to it and mix wll.
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  • Add onions to above and if need be, you may add more curd. I wanted more of salad so added less of curd.
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  • Your delicious salad is ready ! Enjoy!
    cucumber onion salad


Nutrition Facts
Serving size: 1 bowl
Servings: 3
Amount per serving  
Calories 79
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 3.8g 5%
Saturated Fat 2.2g 11%
Cholesterol 6mg 2%
Sodium 23mg 1%
Total Carbohydrate 10.8g 4%
Dietary Fiber 1.8g 6%
Total Sugars 4.9g  
Protein 2.3g  
Vitamin D 0mcg 0%
Calcium 43mg 3%
Iron 1mg 4%
Potassium 352mg 7%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calorie a day is used for general nutrition advice.
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