Spicy Cucumber Salad

Course: Side Dish
Cuisine: American
Keyword: bbq side dish, vegan side dish
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Servings: 4
Calories: 13 kcal
Author: Alyssa

The perfect easy side dish for BBQ season.



  • 1 English cucumber
  • 1 clove garlic finely minced
  • 1 1/2 tbsp red wine vinegar
  • 1 handful cilantro chopped
  • 1/4 tsp crushed red pepper flakes add a little more if you like things spicy
  • salt to taste


  1. Slice the cucumber lengthwise and chop into 1/4" slices. Put the cucumber in a bowl and toss with the vinegar, garlic, cilantro, and red pepper flakes. Add salt to taste. Refrigerate until ready to serve.

Recipe Notes

For best flavor, refrigerate for at least an hour before serving.

Nutrition Facts
Spicy Cucumber Salad
Amount Per Serving
Calories 13
% Daily Value*
Sodium 2mg 0%
Potassium 110mg 3%
Total Carbohydrates 3g 1%
Sugars 1g
Vitamin A 2.9%
Vitamin C 3.2%
Calcium 1.2%
Iron 1.2%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.