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Mexican Cucumbers

A really delicious way to eat cucumbers.



  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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I used lemon juice and cayenne pepper in place of the lime and chili powder because I didn't have it! good quick recipe either way.
20 Jun 15 by member: ak-97
It was good but I think will be great and more mexican with cumin.
I like that it has spice and low calories. I used New Mexico red chile powder.
27 Aug 10 by member: nonfictionally
This is my upmost favorite snack.
19 Jan 10 by member: ginarangel


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Nutrition summary:

There are 39 calories in 1 serving of Mexican Cucumbers.
Calorie break-down: 15% fat, 70% carbs, 14% 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%
of RDI*
(39 calories)
2% of RDI
Calorie Breakdown:
Carbohydrate (71%)
Fat (15%)
Protein (14%)
* Based on a RDI of 2000 calories