Cucumber Pasta Salad Recipe

Cucumber Pasta Salad
This cucumber pasta salad is great as a side dish to prepare for cookouts in the summer. This recipe combines pasta with cucumber and onion with a sour cream based dressing. The dressing gets a lot of flavor from fresh dill and white vinegar. This dish is very easy to prepare so if you are looking for something easy to bring to a cookout, this is perfect. You can add additional ingredients as well such as cheese. You could also add meat and serve this as a meal, grilled chicken would be great. Enjoy.

Cucumber Pasta Salad

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Cucumber Pasta Salad

Ingredients:

  • 1 cucumber (seeded and sliced)
  • 1/2lb rotini pasta
  • ½ sweet white onion (sliced)
  • Dressing-
  • ½ cup sour cream
  • ½ cup mayonnaise
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons fresh dill (chopped)
  • 2 tablespoons white vinegar
  • Ground black pepper (to taste)

 

Directions:

  1. In a small bowl combine sour cream, mayonnaise, sugar, salt, fresh dill, vinegar and pepper. Mix well and set aside.
  2. Cook the pasta until al dente according to package directions. Drain and rinse with cold water.
  3. In a large bowl combine the pasta, cucumber and onion. Mix in the dressing gently until combined. Refrigerate for 40 minutes before serving. 

 

Adapted from Spend with Pennies

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