Chinese pickled cucumber salad

Attention, it is spicy

"Cucumber is fresh in flavor and mild in nature. Its main benefits include helping regulate body temperature, stopping thirst, and promoting diuresis."



Total time: 50 minutes

Prep time: 5 minutes, Cook time: 20 minutes, Rest time: 25 minutes

Ingredients for 2 people

0.5 cucumber

1 clove of garlic

1 tsp salt

2 tsp clear soy sauce

1 tsp sugar

4 tsp Chinese vinegar

1 tsp sesame oil

0.5 tsp hot sauce


Step 1/3

Strike the cucumber against a surface to release juices, then finely chop it.

Step 2/3

Mince or purée the garlic, then mix with the salt, soy sauce, sugar, vinegar, and oil in a bowl. If you want a spicy flavor, you can also add the hot sauce.

Step 3/3

Put the salad in the fridge for 20 minutes. Taste.

Chefclub's Tips & Hacks

Cucumber is also a slimming food because it contains tartaric acid, which is a fat inhibitor.