Cucumbers and dill = healthy + delicious! Add in some pomegranates and you have a beautiful fresh Cucumber Pomegranate Salad. This side recipe is bound to be a hit in your house!
Cucumber Pomegranate Salad
This Dill Pickle Pasta Salad is a BBQ favourite in my house, so make sure to give it a try and fall in love with us. Yet if you are feeding the masses and want a salad that eats like a meal, this Taco Salad is for you!
One of the countless reasons why I love this time of year, is for more fresh salads in the mix. Prevent the salad rut and try this Cucumber Pomegranate Salad – you won’t be disappointed!
As we approach summer, salad recipes will be made more and more. Already I’ve been making salads by the plenty, but like anything, it’s easy to get into a rut of the tried and true favourites.
This Cucumber Pomegranate Salad is a tasty way to spruce up the ordinary. It has a yummy combination that will sure to be a hit.
Healthy Salad Recipe
We all know cucumbers are good for you in many ways. High in Nutrients and low in calories, they contain many important vitamins and minerals. Loaded with antioxidants, cucumbers can lower blood sugar, and promote hydration.
Now onto pomegranates, it’s a fruit I literally crave. Pomegranates are known as one of the best super foods. Also with antioxidants, they have countless health benefits.
Just do a simple search if you aren’t yet aware, and you should see why this fruit should be a regular in the meal rotation.
Now, pair the two together with some fresh dill and you have one powerful healthy salad right there. This Cucumber Pomegranate Salad is a great healthy choice and so an ideal side to any summer meal.
Yet, look at the colour! Wouldn’t this be a nice Christmas salad as well?
Cucumbers and dill have been combined for ages, and for great reason. The sweet and tart pomegranate seeds with salty and creamy feta cheese make a refreshing combination.
This is a Persian or Mediterranean salad because of the ingredients, but I just call it delicious. Not only does it taste so good, but look at the presentation! It’s a great salad to wow the guests indeed.
Try this refreshing salad recipe, it’s delicious!
- 1 cucumber, diced
- 3 tbsp fresh dill, chopped
- 3 tbsp olive oil
- 1/4 cup feta, crumbled
- 1/4 cup pomegranate seeds
- pepper, to taste
- Wash and chop cucumber and place in a medium-sized bowl.
- Sprinkle in the dill and toss to disperse.
- Pour in olive oil and toss to coat.
- Sprinkle in feta and pomegranate seeds. Add pepper, to taste, if desired.
- Give a final toss before serving.
Nutrition Information:Yield: 2 Serving Size: 2 Servings
Amount Per Serving: Calories: 270Saturated Fat: 5gCholesterol: 16mgSodium: 213mgCarbohydrates: 7gFiber: 1gSugar: 5gProtein: 3g