Cucumber Lime-Dill Salad

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Salads are boring blah, blah, blah! They can be, yes. On the flip side, living a healthy lifestyle, that includes adding an abundance of greens to your diet, will require a bit of creativity. I love salad! I create my own salad dressings to keep mine interesting. The trick to a tasty salad/dressing adding unique ingredients, such as sprouts and herbs. Just like I did here! Try this when making your next salad meal!

Cucumber Salad Ingredients

  • 1 Large cucumber, sliced
  • 2 tbsp hemp seeds
  • 2 pinches clover sprouts (or any sprouts)

 Lime-Dill Dressing Ingredients

  • 1 Lime, juiced
  • 1 tbsp dried dill
  • 2 tbsp Nutritional yeast
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 pinch sea salt, to taste
  • 1 tbsp olive oil (optional)
  • 1 tsp red pepper flakes (optional)

Instructions:

  1. Starting with the dressing ingredients, combine in a small bowl and set aside.
  2. Add the salad ingredients to a personal-sized salad bowl.
  3. Pour desired amount of dressing over salad.
  4. Enjoy!

Serving Suggestion:

  1. This salad can be eaten as is or you can add it to a bed of greens.
  2. For the cheese eaters, add some crumbled feta.
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