Asian Cucumber Salad Recipe – Asian Special

This Asian cucumber salad is a really delicious, light salad.

  • Prep Time20 min
  • Cook Time1 hr
  • Total Time1 hr 20 min

Asian Cucumber Salad Ingredients :

  • 2 cucumbers – halved lengthwise, seeded, and sliced
  • 2 teaspoons salt
  • ½ cup rice vinegar
  • ¼ cup white sugar
  • 2 tablespoons sesame oil
  • 1 tablespoon minced garlic
  • 1 tablespoon minced fresh ginger root
  • 1 tablespoon sesame seeds
  • 4 fresh red chile peppers, sliced

How To Make Asian Cucumber Salad :


Place cucumber slices in a colander and sprinkle with salt; set aside to drain for 1 hour.


Whisk vinegar and sugar together until sugar is dissolved. Add sesame oil, garlic, ginger, and sesame seeds; stir.


Rinse salt off cucumber slices by running under cold water; place in a large bowl with sliced red chile peppers. Drizzle dressing over vegetables and toss to coat. Serve immediately.