Marinated Cucumbers are a refreshing and flavorful side dish that is perfect for summer. The tangy and slightly sweet marinade adds a burst of flavor to the crisp and crunchy cucumbers and red onions. This dish is easy to make and can be prepared ahead of time, making it a great option for picnics, barbecues, or any time you want a quick and delicious side dish. Enjoy these delicious Marinated Cucumbers!
- 2 cucumbers, thinly sliced
- 1/2 red onion, thinly sliced
- 1/2 cup white vinegar
- 1/2 cup water
- 1/4 cup granulated sugar
- 1/2 teaspoon salt
- 1/2 teaspoon black pepper
- 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
- Fresh dill for serving (optional)
Preparation time: 10 minutes Marinating time: 1 hour Total time: 1 hour 10 minutes
- In a medium bowl, combine the white vinegar, water, granulated sugar, salt, black pepper, and garlic powder. Whisk until the sugar has dissolved.
- Add the thinly sliced cucumbers and red onion to the bowl and toss to coat in the marinade.
- Cover the bowl with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least 1 hour or up to 4 hours.
- Serve the marinated cucumbers chilled, garnished with fresh dill, if desired.