Crushed Cucumber Salad 拍黄瓜

【Crushed Cucumber Salad】
by MaomaoMom

Crushed cucumber salad is a very common cold dish in Chinese families, especially during summer time. It is easy to make, tastes refreshing, and very low in calories.

拍黄瓜F1 Crushed Cucumber Salad 拍黄瓜

Meal type: Vegetable
Prepare time: 10 minutes
Cook time: 1 minute
Stand time: 2 hours
Level: Easy

Serves: 4 servings

1) 1 English cucumber;
2) ½ tsp salt, 1 tbsp minced garlic;
3) 1.5 tsp olive oil;
4) 1/6 tsp chicken broth mix, 1 tsp balsamic vinegar, 1/3 tsp sugar, 1 tsp sesame oil.

1: Peel the cucumber, rinse then cut in half. Cover with plastic wrap (Picture 1). Smack hard the cucumber several times, with the flat side of a cleaver. The plastic wrap prevents splashing of the cucumber juice. Remove the plastic wrap and cut the cucumber into small pieces. (Picture 2)

2: Place the diced cucumber in a bowl and sprinkle ½ tsp salt. Mix with a spoon and let it stand for 25 minutes (Picture 3). Drain off the liquid that comes out from the cucumber.

 Crushed Cucumber Salad 拍黄瓜

3: Heat 1.5 tbsp olive oil in a small non-stick sauté pan over high heat. Sauté 1 tbsp minced garlic for 30 seconds then remove from heat (Pictures 4).

4: Add the sautéd garlic and all ingredients of Ingredient 4) to the cucumber bowl and mix well. Chill in the fridge for 1-2 hours before serving.

拍黄瓜F1 Crushed Cucumber Salad 拍黄瓜

pf button big Crushed Cucumber Salad 拍黄瓜

You might also like:

This entry was posted in Vegetable and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

6 Responses to Crushed Cucumber Salad 拍黄瓜

  1. LilyQ says:


  2. Beginner says:

    请问毛毛妈您用的是哪个牌子的balsamic vinegar?先谢了!!

  3. Grace says:

    Can I it the day before?

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>