Cucumber Salad

Easy Swedish Cucumber Salad

  • Author: Jenni
  • Prep Time: 5 Minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 Minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 4 Servings
  • Category: Side Dish
  • Method: No Cook
  • Cuisine: Swedish


This easy cucumber salad is a perfect swedish side dish. It only takes a few ingredients and 5 minutes to put together. 


1 small red onion

1/3 cup apple cider vinegar

2 TBSP water

1/2 tsp salt

3 TBSP sugar

1 TBSP fresh dill, finely chopped

5 small Persian cucumbers (or 1 english cucumber)


Thinly slice the red onion and cucumbers.

Add to a medium sized mixing bowl.

In a glass, stir together the vinegar, water, salt and sugar until dissolved.

Pour the vinegar mixture over the cucumbers and onions and top with fresh dill.

Toss to coat.

Cover bowl with plastic wrap and allow to stand at room temperature for at least 30 minutes (or refrigerated for up to a day).