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Strawberry-Cucumber Salad with Almonds and Mint


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Strawberry-Cucumber Salad with Almonds and Mint


  • Prep Time : 5 min
  • Cook Time : 5 min
  • Ready Time : 10 min


4 s


  • 1/3 cup slivered almonds
  • 2 tablespoons seedless strawberry preserves or strawberry jam
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons balsamic vinegar
  • 1 Teaspoon Dijon mustard
  • 3 cups diced English (seedless) cucumber (about 1 whole English cucumber, chopped)
  • 1 cup sliced fresh strawberries (or frozen, thawed strawberries, halved)
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh mint
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • Lettuce leaves for serving, such as Bibb, Romaine, or red leaf lettuce



1 Place almonds in a small, dry skillet and set pan over medium heat.
2  Cook 3 to 5 minutes, until almonds are golden brown, shaking the pan frequently to prevent burning.
3 Set aside. In a medium bowl, whisk together the preserves, olive oil, balsamic vinegar, and Dijon mustard.
4 Add the cucumber, strawberries, mint, and toasted almonds and toss to combine.
5 Season to taste with salt and black pepper.
6  Serve inside lettuce leaves or over chopped lettuce.

Source: Almond Board of California

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One Response to Strawberry-Cucumber Salad with Almonds and Mint

  1. avatar says: Judith

    Was so looking for something to serve with Mac n Cheese for Shabbat dinner and this sounds perfect. I know, mac n cheese for dinner! It is my grand daughter’s 10th birthday today and she gets to choose the Shabbat menu. My mac n cheese is her favorite dish, so that is what we are having.

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