Cucumber & Red Onion Salad

I'm sure that most people have tried some form of this summer salad. Cucumbers and red onion are a great combination, and the sweet and sour dressing basically pickles them. I've added pimento and a combination of herbs that helps to give the salad a little added depth of flavor. The salad pairs beautifully with grilled meats and other summer fare.

This is best made the day before you plan to serve it, but a few hours ahead will work if you are in a hurry.

3 large Cucumbers, peeled and sliced about 1/8" thick
1 medium Red onion, halved and sliced about 1/8" thick
1 jar (4 oz) Diced pimentos, not drained
1/2 cup Granulated sugar
1/2 cup White vinegar
1/2 cup Rice wine vinegar
2 Tbsp Dried parsley
1 Tbsp Dried tarragon
1 Tbsp Dried dill
1 Tbsp Garlic salt
1 Tbsp Seasoned salt
1 Tbsp Black pepper, ground fine

Combine all ingredients in a large mixing bowl.

Toss to combine all the ingredients, until the sugar and salt are dissolved.

Cover and refrigerate overnight (or at least three hours), tossing occasionally.

Serve and enjoy.

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