Cucumber Salad

Preparation info

  • 6

    helpings
    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

Mrs Beeton's All About Cookery

By Isabella Beeton

Published 1861

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Ingredients

  • 1 large cucumber
  • salt
  • French dressing
  • chopped parsley
  • chopped tarragon<

Method

Slice the cucumber (“Ridge” cucumbers must be peeled prior to slicing. For other cucumbers see note in Vegetable Section under Cucumber). Put on a china plate and sprinkle with salt. Tilt the plate slightly so that the water may drain off easily and leave for ½ hr. Rinse quickly in a colander and drain. Dish and pour over the French dressing. Sprinkle with pa