Cucumber Lime Salsa
1/2 lb of cucumbers (pickling are best), peeled, seeded, and cut into 1/4 inch dices (about 1.5 cups)
2 tablespoons finely chopped cilantro
2 tablespoons finely chopped scallions
2 teaspoons finely chopped fresh jalapeno or serrano chiles
2 teaspoons sugar
1/2 teaspoon salt
1. Remove peel, including all white pith, from lime. Cut into segments to free from membranes and finely chop segments.
2. Combine lime with all other ingredients.
Cucumber Mint Salsa
3/4 cups diced seeded peeled cucumber
6 tablespoons chopped red onion
3 tablespoons chopped fresh mint
1 tablespoon white wine vinegar
2 1/2 teaspoons olive oil
1 1/2 teaspoons sugar
Comebine all ingredients in a bowl. Season with salt & pepper.