Warm cucumber salad


An unusual side dish made of cucumbersthat has been briefly braised in a frying pan. A simple and quick side dish. Original Epicurious recipe.

Warm cucumber salad
Preparation time
Cooking time


For 4 Person(s)


  • 500 g good quality cucumber
  • 1 small leek
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 2 tbsp water
  • dill to taste
  • salt to taste

Warm cucumber salad Directions

  1. In a frying pan, combine half of a tablespoon of butter and leek (light green and white parts), add a pinch of salt and cook on low heat until the leek becomes tender (2 to 3 minutes). Add cucumber that has been cut in smaller, 2 tablespoons of water and the remaining butter. Cover with the lid and cook on medium heat for another 2 to 3 minutes or until the cucumber becomes tender but not fully cooked. Uncover, taste, adjust with salt if necessary and cook for another minute on a high heat if your cucumbers have released too much water, if not, let cool down a little and serve.

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Nutrition facts

(diet, vegetarian, gluten free)
Per Serving


Thursday, 11 January 2018
That sounds strange but I would give it a try - fuudish

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