Sichuan-Style Smashed Cucumber Salad Recipe

Crisp and tender cucumbers in a vinegary dressing [Photographs: J. Kenji Lopez-Alt] One thing you’ll quickly notice about Sichuan cuisine beyond the spicy stuff, is their love of fresh, crunchy pickles. No meal is complete without a dish of cold, vinegary vegetables, whether it’s turnip, cabbage, peanuts, or cucumbers. Think of them as a palate […]


Sweet Cucumber Salad

Our local Thai place has a really nice cucumber salad that is very sweet. This is owr version of a cucumber salad that is not as sweet, with a pop of flavor from the pepper. We enjoy this during warmer months with various chicken or pork dishes. And now to find a decent peanut sauce […]


Jeremiah’s Incredible Cucumber Onion Salad

This sweet and tangy cucumber and onion combination are summer perfection! This is a modified online recipe. Ingredients 1 massive cucumber, cut into slices 1 massive sweet onion, sliced and quartered 2/3 cup white vinegar 4 tbsp sugar 4 tbsp water 1 tbsp olive oil 1 tsp salt 1 tsp pepper 1 tsp dill Steps […]