Spicy Asian Cucumbers

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Dorothy Curtis

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@CanbyDorothy

We love cucumbers and enjoy trying different salads. We had this and it was a great addition to a stir fry meal we had. Very refreshing and you can make it as spicy as you want by adding more red pepper flakes. I think the hardest thing is getting use to calling cucumbers a fruit when I am posting a recipe for them.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4
Prep:
15 Min
Method:
No-Cook or Other

Ingredients

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  • 1
    english cucumber
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1 Tbsp
    rice vinegar
  • 2 tsp
    sugar
  • 2 tsp
    soy sauce
  • 1/2 tsp
    sesame oil
  • 2
    sliced scallions
  • 1 clove
    minced garlic
  • 1 pinch
    red pepper flakes

How to Make Spicy Asian Cucumbers

Step-by-Step

  1. Chop the cucumber and put in a bowl and add the 1 teaspoon of salt. Let sit for 10 minutes.
  2. Whisk the rest of the ingredients in a large bowl.
  3. Drain the cucumbers and toss with the dressing; season with salt if needed.
  4. Top with chopped cilantro if you want.

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About Spicy Asian Cucumbers

Course/Dish: Fruit Sides, Fruit Salads
Main Ingredient: Fruit
Regional Style: Asian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy


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