Sweet & Sour Cucumber Salad


You will need:


1 cucumber, cut in half, de-seeded and sliced

1-2 shallots or 1 small red onion, peeled and finely sliced

3 tablespoons white wine vinegar

2 tablespoons castor sugar

½ teaspoon salt

White pepper to taste



Place all the ingredients in a bowl and toss until sugar has dissolved. Set aside for 15-20 minutes to marinate.


Serve alone as a side dish or drain and add to a salad.


Serves 4


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