Ginger cucumber pickle
Time to make: 40 mins , plus 1-2 hours standing
(at time of publication)
Nutrition Info.(per serve)
- 1 cucumber, thinly sliced
- ½ teaspoon salt
- 1 shallot, very finely sliced
- ¼ cup fresh dill
- 5 teaspoons white wine vinegar
- 1 tablespoon caster sugar
- 4cm piece fresh ginger, grated
- 1 teaspoon mustard seeds
Total fat 0g
Saturated fat 0g
Dietary fibre 1g
1 Toss cucumber in salt then place in a colander. Cover with a small plate and place a weight on top. Set aside over a sink or larger bowl for 20 minutes.
2 Remove plate and gently squeeze cucumber to remove excess liquid. Pat dry with paper towel.
3 In a shallow dish, arrange cucumber. Add shallot and dill.
Make it vegan: Use a vegan vinegar.
Perfect as a topping in a burger, open sandwich or with salmon.