EASY Thai Cucumber Salad

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This simple Thai Cucumber Salad recipe is the perfect quick addition to your weeknight Asian recipes. A refreshing vegetable side dish with crisp cucumbers tossed in a sweet and savory dressing with red onions, peanuts and cilantro.

- The Gingered Whisk

Key Ingredient


Cucumbers – red onion, sliced very thinly – persian cucumbers, sliced thinly – packed chopped fresh cilantro – salted peanuts – salt Dressing: – rice vinegar – sugar – fish sauce – garlic clove, minced


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Thai Cucumber Salad Recipe


6 Servings

Prep Time

10 Minutes

Total Time

10 Minutes

1. Place the onions in a small bowl of cold water to sit for 10 minutes. Drain and pat dry with a paper towel.


2. In a large bowl, combine the drained red onions, cucumbers, cilantro and pepper. Set aside.


3. Make the dressing by whisking together the rice vinegar, sugar, fish sauce, and garlic until the sugar dissolves.


4. Pour the dressing over the salad and toss to combine.


5. When ready to serve, top with the crushed peanuts.



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