Prep time: 10-15 mins. | Cook time: 30 mins. | Serves: 4-5

A fun twist on your typical summer salsa! This cool cucumber salsa is the perfect addition to tacos, is great with tortilla chips, inside quesadillas, or an added topping to some grilled chicken or fish.


  • 2 cucumbers
  • 1 red pepper
    finely chopped
  • ½ cup red or yellow onion
    finely chopped
  • 1 or more (depending on spice level) jalapenos.
    Seeds removed and finely chopped
  • ⅓ cup cilantro
    finely chopped
  • 2 tbsp lime juice
  • Dash of cumin
  • Dash of salt


  1. Peel cucumbers. Cut in half lengthwise, remove seeds with a spoon. Cut in half again, and then chop into small pieces. 
  2. Finely chop red pepper, onion, and jalapenos.
  3. Mix cucumbers, peppers, and onions together. Add cilantro along with lime juice, a dash of cumin, and a dash of salt. Mix together and serve!