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Cucumber kimchi

🍳 145 min

🔥 172 cal

✍️ by Taisiia Dobrozorova


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Cucumber kimchi

11 g


19 g


7 g



Cucumber kimchi Recipe

Essential ingredients

  • Sesame oil

    5 g (1 tsp)

  • Carrots

    40 g (0.3 cup)

  • Onions

    40 g (1 pieces)

  • Basil

    10 g (½ cup)

  • Red pepper powder

    2 g (1 tsp)

  • Garlic

    3 g (1 tsp)

  • Ginger

    2 g

  • Lime

    25 g (0.3 pieces)

  • Gochugaru

    3 g (¼ tbsp)

  • Cucumber

    200 g (2 pieces)

Ingredients to taste

Salt, Sesame seeds

How to make

Please follow the next steps:

  1. 1

    Cut the cucumbers crosswise into halves. Then sprinkle salt all over the cucumber pieces. Let them "rest" for about 25 minutes.

  2. 2

    Thinly slice the onion and carrots.

  3. 3

    Then mince garlic with ginger.

  4. 4

    Grate lime zest. Chop fresh basil.

  5. 5

    Drain the cucumbers well to remove all water left.

  6. 6

    Toss the cucumbers with all ingredients in a large bowl, adding gochugaru. Let it stand for 2 hours at room temperature.

  7. 7

    Stir occasionally.

  8. 8

    Season the kimchi with red pepper powder, soy sauce or sesame oil, and sesame seeds. Serve with joy and love!

Weight Loss Tips

  • Kimchi is a probiotic containing lactobacilli. This bacteria is good for digestion because it improves digestion and lowers cholesterol levels in the organism.

  • Seasoning dishes with red chili powder primarily makes you lose weight by making you eat less.

  • Use spray cooking oil when you fry food. This will help you to use less oil for cooking.

  • Cooking Method


  • Recipe category

    Lunch, Dinner

  • Recipe cuisine


  • Tools

    Grater, Bowl

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