Taste of Japan in Your Kitchen
Taste of Japan in Your Kitchen
by The Food Studio
Cucumber Pickled in Sweet Vinegar
Allow us to introduce sweet and sour pickles that you can make easily with cucumbers. The spices such as ginger and Japanese leek go well with the spicy taste of red pepper, making the dish perfect as a snack paired with alcohol.
Cooking time
10 min
Total Calories
126 Kcal
Ingredients
8
by The Food Studio
Ingredient
2
Cucumber
1
Japanese leek
5 cm
Ginger
1/2 piece
Sesame oil
1 tbsp
Red chili pepper (excluding seeds)
1
A
Soy sauce
3 tbsp
Vinegar
3 tbsp
Sugar
2 tbsp
Nutrition
Calories
・・・ 126 Calories
Sodium
・・・ 1541 mg
Fat
・・・ 6.1 g
Protein
・・・ 2.7 g
Carbonhydrates
・・・ 13.7 g
Fiber
・・・ 0.9 g
Cholesterol
・・・ 0 mg
STEP 1
Cut the cucumber into 4 ~ 5 pieces. Using a rolling pin or something similar, smash the cucumbers. Place them in a heatproof container.
STEP 2
Diagonally slice the Japanese leek and julienne the ginger.
STEP 3
Heat sesame oil in a small frying pan, and sauté the red chili pepper with the leek and ginger until aromatic. Add the A ingredients next, then dissolve in the sugar. Add the sauce to the heatproof container from step 1 while the pan is still hot. Chill in the refrigerator for about 1 hour.