Spicy Cucumber Salad

Thin strips of cucumber are seasoned with rice vinegar, red pepper, and ginger for this chilled side dish.

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Servings: 8
Prep Time: 20 mins
Total Time: 35 mins
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    seasoned rice vinegar
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    1   teaspoon 
    crushed red pepper flakes
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    plus 1 teaspoon finely grated peeled fresh ginger
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    seedless cucumbers, halved crosswise

Whisk together vinegar, pepper flakes, and ginger in a large bowl for dressing.
Using a vegetable peeler, cut cucumber lengthwise into ribbons and add to bowl with dressing, tossing to combine; salt to taste. Chill at least 15 minutes, stirring once, before serving. Makes 8 servings.
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