|Name:||Tasty Cucumber Salsa||Contributor:||Brett Parker|
|Description:||Tasty cucumber salsa/salad||Posted:||2001-06-04|
|Key words:||cucumber, salad||Category:||Salads|
|Ingredients:||2 large English or seedless cucumbers, thinly sliced
1 c chopped scallions
1 c thinly sliced radishes
1/4 c chopped fresh mint
1" piece fresh ginger, peeled & finely chopped
3 Tbsp freshly squeezed lime juice
2 Tbsp sugar
2 cloves garlic, peeled & finely chopped
2 tsp hot chili oil
|Preparation:||Slice the cucumbers very thinly on a mandolin and place in a large bowl.
Add the remaining ingredients and chill covered for 1 hour before serving.
|Notes:||This is actually a salad. It can be served by itself or as a side dish. It is at first cool, then hot, and it is great served buffet style with spicy grilled meats, be they Asian or otherwise.|