How to Dice Cucumber for a Salad

Diced Cucumber

How to Dice Cucumber for a Salad
 
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Ryan Goodwin Published on 4/26/2018, viewed by 5231 , 2 Comments

No peel, no seeds. just a standard cucumber dice for salads.

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What you will need

1 large cucumber

How to cook

1

Remove the skin. If you don't have a Y-peeler yet, it's totally worth the 5 bucks.

Remove the skin. If you don't have a Y-peeler yet, it's totally worth the 5 bucks.

2

Slice off a little chunk from each tip.

Slice off a little chunk from each tip.

3

Slice cucumber lengthwise, right down the center.

Slice cucumber lengthwise, right down the center.

4

I like to use a small spoon to scrape out the seeds. You can definitely keep the seeds if you prefer, but I like to remove them in most cases because I prefer the crisp portion of the cucumber.

I like to use a small spoon to scrape out the seeds. You can definitely keep the seeds if you prefer, but I like to remove them in most cases because I prefer the crisp portion of the cucumber.

5

Slice the halves lengthwise again to yield long strips. Angle the knife slightly in order to maintain a uniform shape.

Slice the halves lengthwise again to yield long strips. Angle the knife slightly in order to maintain a uniform shape.

6

Collect the lengths of cucumber. Slice to yield small cubes.

Collect the lengths of cucumber. Slice to yield small cubes.

7

Nice, uniform little cucumber chunks.

Nice, uniform little cucumber chunks.

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Carol Hess avatar
Carol Hess5/9/2018 ☰
Lv cucs. Never cut them that way.
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روان جحلش avatar
روان جحلش78 days ago ☰
Wonderful recipe ️️️️
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