Spicy Cucumber Salad Recipe
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Spicy Cucumber Salad Recipe

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Salting the cucumbers make them crisp and crunchy for the salad. Adding the soy sauce and sesame oil make them sensation and wonder change from vinegar or mayonnaise-coated cukes. I made this for a faculty picnic one year and it was a hit.—Kelly Gardner, Alton, Illinois
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. + standing
MAKES:5 servings
TOTAL TIME: Prep: 15 min. + standing
MAKES: 5 servings


  • 3 medium cucumbers, peeled, halved, seeded and sliced
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoons rice vinegar
  • 2 tablespoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon sesame oil
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons sugar
  • 1-1/2 teaspoons red curry paste

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup: 64 calories, 3g fat (0 saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 466mg sodium, 8g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 2g fiber), 3g protein.


  1. Place cucumbers in a strainer over a plate; sprinkle with salt and toss. Let stand for 30 minutes. Rinse and drain well.
  2. Transfer cucumbers to a large bowl. In a small bowl, whisk the vinegar, soy sauce, oil, sugar and curry paste; pour over cucumbers and toss to coat. Chill until serving. Serve with a slotted spoon. Yield: 5 servings.
Originally published as Spicy Cucumber Salad in Summer Slow Cooker Meals Bookazine 2013, p106

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