Cucumber salad - 2 kinds

Asian style cucumber salad

Here is 2 easy but none the less very tasty cucumber salads. Let's start with the asian inspired:

 

Asian cucumber salad

  • 2 tbsp rice vinegar
  • 2 tbsp fish sauce
  • 2 tbsp oil
  • 2 tbsp honey
  • 1 Tsp chilli flakes
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 1 large cucumber
  • 1 red onion

Remove the seeds from the cucumber and slice
Peel the onion and slice thinly
Mix the marinade well and taste with a little salt and pepper
Poor the marinate over and serve

 

Danish Cucumber salad

  • 2 cucumber thinly sliced
  • Marinate of:
  • 1 cup vinegar
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 star anis
  • 10 Whole black peppers
  • 10 Whole yellow mustard seed
  • 2 Whole all spices
  1. Sprinkle the cucumber slices with salt and leave it for 5 min.
  2. Squeeze the liquid but don't rinse with water 
  3. Meanwhile boil the ingredients for  the marinate a few minuttes.
  4. Let the marinate cool completely
  5. Strain the cold marinate over the cucumber slices
  6. Let i rest in refrigerator for minimum 2 hours or better over night