Cucumber Salad has a real tradition in Austrian cuisine. This light and refreshing accompaniment with a flavoursome taste goes well with almost any dish. All you need is the main course and it’s “Guten Appetit!” Salad has a real tradition in Austrian cuisine. This light and refreshing accompaniment with a flavoursome taste goes well with almost any dish. All you need is the main course and it’s “Guten Appetit!”

Metainformationen

Ingredients

  • 1 cucumber (sliced)
  • salt
  • 1 garlic clove (finely chopped)
  • 4 tbsp oil
  • 4 tbsp water
  • 4 tbsp vinegar
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • 1 pinch of pepper

Directions for Cucumber Salad

  1. Peel cucumber and finely slice. Mix with salt and leave to stand for at least 15 minutes. Squeeze out any liquid from the slices by hand and pour away.
  2. After that, chop the garlic clove and blend with the oil, water, vinegar and sugar to create a Marinade.
  3. Finally, mix the marinade with the cucumber and season with pepper.

TIP FOR CUCUMBER SALAD

Traditional Cucumber Salad tastes particularly good if you let it stand and marinade for a few hours before serving. If you prefer a creamier version, mix with a little sour cream and omit the oil and water.

JUST ONE MORE THING

Salads can be very varied. Try also our tradional Potato Salad or our various Vegetable Mayonnaise Salad.

The classic potato salad from Austria is made with onions, warm marinade and seasoned with sugar.
What is the most popular accompaniment for the famous Wiener Schnitzel or classic fried chicken in Austria? The traditional Potato Salad, of course! Try it!
The colourful vegetable mayonnaise salad with fresh vegetables is always popular on every salad buffet.
No Austrian buffet table is without this creamy Vegetable Mayonnaise Salad. Taste the crunchy delicacy with fresh ingredients – from grandma’s cookbook.

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