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Cucumber, Black Olive, and Mint Salad

Photo: Randy Mayor; Styling: Lindsey Lower

 

Yield Serves 4 (serving size: about 1/2 cup)
Ripe cucumbers and fresh mint create this light and easy summer side of Cucumber, Black Olive, and Mint Salad. This portable dish also packs well for a picnic.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups thinly sliced English cucumber
  • 1/4 cup chopped pitted kalamata olives
  • 3 tablespoons chopped fresh mint
  • 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper

Nutrition Information

  • calories 70
  • fat 6.1 g
  • satfat 0.8 g
  • sodium 164 mg

How to Make It

  1. Combine cucumber, olives, mint, lemon juice, olive oil, and pepper.

Cook's Notes

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