Swedish Cucumber Salad Recipe

This Swedish cucumber salad recipe is a refreshing part of a traditional Scandinavian smorgasbord.

Cucumber salad

This tangy Swedish cucumber salad recipe will enliven your palate.

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Swedish Cucumber Salad Recipe

1 large cucumber
3 tablespoons water
4 tablespoons sugar
1/2 cup white vinegar
1/2 teaspoon salt
Dash of pepper
Few sprigs of fresh parsley

Wash cucumber and score lengthwise with a fork. Cut into thin slices and place in a shallow dish.

Mix other ingredients together, except parsley; pour over cucumbers.

Chill 4 to 5 hours before serving. Garnish with parsley.