Spicy cucumber salad

A savoury sauce featuring sesame oil and tabasco makes this fresh cucumber salad a stand out dish!

Spicy cucumber salad


  • 2 cucumbers peeled and cut into ¼ inch slices
  • 1 t soya sauce
  • 1 T vinegar
  • 1 T sugar or other sweetener (e.g. maple syrup)
  • 2 t sesame oil
  • ¼ t Tabasco sauce
  • ½ t salt


  1. Combine soya sauce, vinegar, sweetener, sesame oil, Tabasco sauce and salt in a jar and shake well.

  2. Pour over the peeled and sliced cucumbers.

  3. Toss and chill before serving.

Recipe Notes

Makes 4 servings.