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Salad "the Christmas candle"

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Salad "the Christmas candle"

Soon New Year is coming and every woman wants her holiday dishes looked beautiful. Once upon a time in a local newspaper had a contest for the most original Christmas salad. Won a salad called "Christmas candles." What kind of salad was in the candlelight of cucumber, I do not remember, but I liked the idea. I offer you such variant of filling "candles".


Cooking time60 minutes Number of servings5

Ingredients for Salad "the Christmas candle"




Step-by-step instruction of cooking Salad "the Christmas candle"


Step 1

The products that you need for the meal. 

Eggs and carrots boil. 

My cucumbers were a small diameter, it is better to take thicker, because more of salad will fit inside the cucumber-candles.The products that you need for the meal.

Eggs and carrots boil.

My cucumbers were a small diameter, it is better to take thicker, because more of salad will fit inside the cucumber-candles.


Step 2

Prepare the candles. Take a cucumber slice such penechki 5-6 seePrepare the candles. Take a cucumber slice such penechki 5-6 see


Step 3

Carefully take out the pulp of cucumber, leaving the bottom, a pair of scissors cut the top edges of the teeth.Carefully take out the pulp of cucumber, leaving the bottom, a pair of scissors cut the top edges of the teeth.


Step 4

Preparing a salad which will fill our candles. Cheese, carrot, eggs to grate on a coarse grater. Crab sticks can be frozen to grate, and you can defrost and chop very finely. 
I prefer the latter, because after thawing, I squeeze the water out of crab sticks, to avoid excess moisture in the salad. Add corn, cucumbers (grated), which remained after cutting the candles.Preparing a salad which will fill our candles. Cheese, carrot, eggs to grate on a coarse grater. Crab sticks can be frozen to grate, and you can defrost and chop very finely.
I prefer the latter, because after thawing, I squeeze the water out of crab sticks, to avoid excess moisture in the salad. Add corn, cucumbers (grated), which remained after cutting the candles.


Step 5

Mix all salad ingredients.Mix all salad ingredients.



Step 6

Add salt and pepper to taste. Mayonnaise.Add salt and pepper to taste. Mayonnaise.


Step 7

Filled candle-cucumber salad. Better to do it just before serving so that the cucumbers are not soaked.Filled candle-cucumber salad. Better to do it just before serving so that the cucumbers are not soaked.


Step 8

Since I was little cucumbers, but the salad turned out much, the dish can be decorated.Since I was little cucumbers, but the salad turned out much, the dish can be decorated.