Cucumbers with Sour Cream

Cucumbers with Sour Cream


"My grandmother makes this and it is great. We put the sauce over everything. It's especially good over mashed potatoes. Nice and simple."


10 m servings 227 cals
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  • Calories:
  • 227 kcal
  • 11%
  • Fat:
  • 22.2 g
  • 34%
  • Carbs:
  • 6.9g
  • 2%
  • Protein:
  • 2.2 g
  • 4%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 82 mg
  • 27%
  • Sodium:
  • 26 mg
  • 1%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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For those who are changing the recipe to what they think the submitter intended, the "sour cream" comes from the combination of vinegar (sour) and heavy cream (cream). Cream can be soured with ...

I'd been looking for a recipe like my grandmother's, and this is VERY close. She would slice the cucumber into thin rounds and press them overnight to remove the moisture. She also added sliced...

I love the simplicity of this dish. I didn't realize you could make such delicious sour cream that way!!! Whenever I'm out and I need a substitute, I now have a recipe!!! Love the combination ...

My grandmother and mother made a recipe almost like this for years and I continue to make it. The only difference is we add sugar (approx. 1 teas. for every couple of tablespoons of vinegar). I ...

Great simple side dish! I was actually trying to find MY grandmother's recipe, and this was it! Altho, I have to say I add some onion. It IS especially good over the mashed potatoes!

Heavy cream, I don't think so.....sour cream, yeas. Cucumbers exude a lot of water, hence the heavy cream, being liquid, does not work well. I have tried all the tricks in the book to not have...

This is really delicious with almost any sandwich, burgers, brats, etc. I used sour cream, as I assume was intended. I mixed the cucumber slices with close to a teaspoon of salt and let them d...

I had to add a little bit of sugar in order to eat even one bite.

Love this recipe My mom use to make these all the time but she used sour cream and vinegar.