Fresh Earth Farms - CSA

This is a recipe from one or our long-time members. She says they eat this in the south. I have no reason to doubt her. Give it a try with some of those delicious cukes we send your way!

Southern Cucumber Salad

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes
Course Side Dish


  • 3 cucumbers peeled and sliced into bite-sized pieces
  • 1 c white wine vinegar
  • ¾ c water
  • ¾ c sugar
  • dash hot pepper
  • dash dried parsley
  • dash black pepper
  • dash basil


  • Combine all ingredients except cucumbers in pan
  • Heat until sugar dissolves
  • Pour hot mixture over cucumbers
  • Store in air-tight container


Feel free to add more or less of each of the herbs.  Diced jalapeno could work for the hot pepper.  Finely chopped fresh herds also work.
Keyword Cucumbers