Creamy Cajun Cucumber Salad

Creamy Cajun Cucumber Salad is an easy, spicy, and fresh side dish great for the summer.
Prep Time 20 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 4
Author Meme


  • 1 medium cucumber about 3 cups, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 cup plain yogurt
  • 1/4 tsp cajun spice
  • 1 tsp lemon juice
  • 1/2 small red onion about 1/4 cup, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 tsp lemon zest


  • Put the sliced cucumbers on a kitchen towel or paper towels. Sprinkle with salt and let sit for 10-20 minutes. Blot dry.
  • Meanwhile, stir together the yogurt, cajun spice, and lemon juice in a medium plastic or glass bowl.
  • Fold in cucumbers and red onion until completely tossed. Top with lemon zest. Enjoy!


*I used plain full-fat yogurt
*Based on the Kachumber Salad recipe from Shaw's Simple Swaps
*Makes 2 cups