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I ate this salad at a friend's house the other day and asked for the recipe immediately. It's quick to make, tastes delicious and is a fantastic way to enjoy fresh dill. Stunning when served with salmon.
Cucumber sunomono is a tasty Japanese cucumber salad made with just a few easy to find ingredients. Serve this as a Japanese starter, or as a salad or side dish to pair with any meal. Nice for a summer BBQ!
A Japanese recipe for cucumbers marinated in vinegar, sugar, salt and ginger. So simple but so delicious!
The secret to this summery salad - use kitchen roll to dry the cucumbers really well.
I like to serve this cool, refreshing raita with my Lamb Tagine, which you can find on this site. Make the salad early in the day and keep in the refrigerator to let the flavours blend and intensify. Add more mint to taste, but do not substitute dried mint; the flavour is just not the same.