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Servings: 4

Spicy Cucumber Salad

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


  • 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.


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

Nutrition Facts

Calories 13kcal (1%)Carbohydrates 3g (1%)Sodium 2mgPotassium 110mg (3%)Sugar 1g (1%)Vitamin A 145IU (3%)Vitamin C 2.6mg (3%)Calcium 12mg (1%)Iron 0.2mg (1%)
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