Spring Radish with Cucumber and Mint

A plate of Spring Radish with Cucumber and Mint Salad

There are many reasons to eat radishes. Radish can help fight a cold, and clear a sinus infection. Radishes also help with digestion, prevent infections, eliminate toxins, they are low in calories and radishes keep you hydrated. Radishes also are a high vitamin C vegetable. This simple, but nutritional spring radish with cucumber and mint is great for spring or summer, especially since they are in season at this time. Cucumbers, high in fiber and antioxidants. They are good for hair health and hydrates skin. Reasons to eat more mint include it is good for oral health, promotes digestion and helps clear up congestion of nose, throat and lungs. Enjoy this beneficial salad!

Ingredients

  • 1 bush of spring radish
  • 1 /4 cucumber 
  • 1 stem fresh green onion
  • 1 stem fresh mint
  • 3 Tablespoons mayonnaise 
  • 1 teaspoon poppy seeds 
  • 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar 
  • pinch of salt
  • pinch of sugar

Instruction

  1. Wash and slice 1 bush of radishes and 1/4 of a cucumber. 
  2. Chop 1 stem fresh green onion and 1 stem fresh mint. 
  3. Poppyseed dressing: Stir together 1 teaspoon poppy seeds, 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar, a pinch of salt and a pinch of sugar. Let stand for three minutes before drizzling combining with the vegetables. 

serves 2