Cucumber Salad takes a new spin by adding sweet green grapes, creamy avocado, and fresh mint. This is refreshing and delicious!
Heads up! This Cucumber Salad with Green Grapes and Avocado recipe was originally published in 2014. An updated photo was added June 2018. Text has not been changed. Enjoy this refreshing summer recipe!
We have a local grocery store where, if you go the right day and the right time, you can make a full meal, including dessert, out of their sample offerings. Whenever I tell the kids we are going to the grocery store they ask, “Which store? Dorothy Lane Market?”
They know. They know if we go to Kroger they aren’t going to have the same grocery-shopping experience. (Although my wallet thanks me when we do.)
This cucumber salad comes from one of those famous samples.
The Dorothy Lane salad was a Cucumber Salad with Grapes and with the sample came a typed up recipe card so I could see exactly what went into it. While I liked their salad, I thought it could use a little tweaking.
First, I added avocado for contrasting texture. The cucumbers and grapes are both crisp and I wanted a creamy element.
The Dorothy Lane salad used a simple oil and vinegar dressing, which I amped up by increasing the garlic and adding some some fresh mint from my container garden (new this year! I’m actually growing something!).
I love the result. This cucumber salad is fresh and satisfying with a lovely flavor. I hope you love it as much as I do!
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