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
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 1/3Strike the cucumber against a surface to release juices, then finely chop it.
Step 2/3Mince 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 3/3Put 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.