A Simple Mexican Salad

A Simple Mexican Salad
Rating: 
Makes: 4 servings
Total Cost:

Chili powder and lime juice are the secret ingredients in this cucumber and orange salad.

Ingredients

2 cucumbers
2 oranges
1 lemon or lime (the juice)
1/2 teaspoon chili powder
1/2 teaspoon salt

Directions

1. Wash the cucumbers, oranges and lemon or lime under cold running water.

2. Slice the cucumbers. Peel and cut the oranges into small pieces.

3. Place cucumber slices and orange pieces in a medium size bowl. Add chili powder, lemon or lime juice and salt.

English

Notes

Learn more about:

Reviews

0
No votes yet
Good idea!! In Mexico kids like those kind of snacks. I used to eat carrots, mangos, beets, jicamas, papaya, watermelon, pineapples with lime juice and chili powder (one fruit at the time or fruit salad).
0
No votes yet
Very refreshing, and simple to make.
0
No votes yet
The flavor depends on how good the oranges are -- if they are bland, the recipe won't be quite as good.
Find tips and resources for safe food handling and proper cooking temperature guidance.