Sesame-Ginger Cucumber Salad Recipe

Sesame-Ginger Cucumber Salad Recipe
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Sesame-Ginger Cucumber Salad Recipe

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I love the marinated sides and salads that come with meals at Japanese restaurants and wanted to try some at home. After some research, I came up with this cool and crisp salad with a little Asian zing. We love it with meat hot off the grill! —Kimberly Ludvick, Newburgh, New York
MAKES:
6 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 15 min.
MAKES:
6 servings
TOTAL TIME:
Prep: 15 min.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoons rice vinegar
  • 4 teaspoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons minced fresh gingerroot
  • 2 teaspoons sesame oil
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • 1/4 teaspoon Sriracha Asian hot chili sauce
  • 2 English cucumbers
  • 1 teaspoon sesame seeds, toasted
  • Thinly sliced green onions

Directions

For dressing, mix first seven ingredients. Trim ends and cut cucumbers crosswise into 3-in. sections. Cut sections into julienne strips.
To serve, toss cucumbers with sesame seeds and dressing. Sprinkle with green onions. Yield: 6 servings.
Originally published as Sesame-Ginger Cucumber Salad in Simple & Delicious June/July 2017

Nutritional Facts

3/4 cup: 64 calories, 4g fat (1g saturated fat), 0 cholesterol, 293mg sodium, 7g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein. Diabetic Exchanges: 1 vegetable, 1 fat.

  • 2 tablespoons rice vinegar
  • 4 teaspoons soy sauce
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 2 teaspoons minced fresh gingerroot
  • 2 teaspoons sesame oil
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • 1/4 teaspoon Sriracha Asian hot chili sauce
  • 2 English cucumbers
  • 1 teaspoon sesame seeds, toasted
  • Thinly sliced green onions
  1. For dressing, mix first seven ingredients. Trim ends and cut cucumbers crosswise into 3-in. sections. Cut sections into julienne strips.
  2. To serve, toss cucumbers with sesame seeds and dressing. Sprinkle with green onions. Yield: 6 servings.
Originally published as Sesame-Ginger Cucumber Salad in Simple & Delicious June/July 2017

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