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This Asian Cucumber Salad Recipe is a quick and simple side dish that can be whipped up in minutes. With a spicy kick from the crushed red pepper flakes, you've got a simple salad thats sure to please!

Asian Cucumber Salad Recipe

This Asian Cucumber Salad Recipe is a quick and simple side dish that can be whipped up in minutes. With a spicy kick from the crushed red pepper flakes, you've got a simple salad that's sure to please!

Course Salad, Side Dish
Cuisine Asian
Keyword cucumber salad
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Author Jessy Freimann, The Life Jolie

Ingredients

  • 3 1/2 cups cucumbers, peeled, seeds scooped out and sliced thin
  • 1 cup red onion sliced thin
  • 3/4 teaspoon kosher salt
  • 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes,
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 1/4 cup rice vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons granulated sugar
  • Sesame seeds, for garnish

Instructions

  1. Place cucumbers and onions into a large bowl.

  2. Season with salt and crushed red pepper.

  3. In a small bowl whisk together oil, vinegar and granulated sugar until well combined.

  4. Pour dressing over salad and toss well until fully coated.

  5. Refrigerate or serve immediately with a sprinkle of sesame seeds.