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Cucumber-Peanut Salad

Photo: Randy Mayor; Stylist: Cindy Barr
Yield Serves 4 (serving size: 1/2 cup)
With just 52 calories per serving, fresh and delicious Cucumber-Peanut Salad is perfect alongside burgers, chicken, or any summertime meal.

Ingredients

  • 2 cups thinly sliced English cucumber
  • 1/2 cup vertically sliced red onion
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice
  • 2 teaspoons light brown sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons chopped unsalted, dry-roasted peanuts

Nutrition Information

  • calories 52
  • fat 2.4 g
  • satfat 0.3 g
  • sodium 150 mg

How to Make It

  1. Combine cucumber, onion, lime juice, brown sugar, and salt in a medium bowl; toss to coat. Sprinkle evenly with peanuts.

Cook's Notes

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