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Yields:
1 serving
Prep Time:
5 mins
Meal Type:
Snacks
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Mexican Cucumbers

A really delicious way to eat cucumbers.

Ingredients

Directions

  1. Cut and peel cucumbers however you like.
  2. Put cucumbers in a bowl, and squeeze either a lemon or lime on them.
  3. Pour desired amount of chili powder over cucumbers.
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This is my upmost favorite snack.
19 Jan 10 by member: ginarangel
I like that it has spice and low calories. I used New Mexico red chile powder.
27 Aug 10 by member: nonfictionally
It was good but I think will be great and more mexican with cumin.

     
 

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Nutrition summary:

There are 39 calories in 1 serving of Mexican Cucumbers.
Calorie break-down: 15% fat, 70% carbs, 15% protein.

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 1 serving
 
Amount Per Serving
Calories from Fat 7
Calories 39
 
% Daily Values*
Total Fat 0.81g 1%
  Saturated Fat 0.108g 1%
  Polyunsaturated Fat 0.213g  
  Monounsaturated Fat 0.102g  
Cholesterol 0mg 0%
Sodium 30mg 1%
Potassium 347mg  
Total Carbohydrate 8.29g 3%
  Dietary Fiber 3g 12%
  Sugars 3.37g  
Protein 1.68g  
 
Vitamin A 18% Vitamin C 26%
Calcium 5% Iron 5%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

Nutrition Values are based on USDA Nutrient Database SR18
2%
of RDI*
(39 calories)
2% of RDI
Calorie Breakdown:
 
Carbohydrate (70%)
 
Fat (15%)
 
Protein (15%)
Carbohydrates, 8.29g (70%) Fat, 0.81g (15%) Protein, 1.68g (15%)
* Based on a RDI of 2000 calories