Sesame Cucumber and Carrot Salad

This salad is the perfect tart and sweet accompaniment to beef, chicken, and pork dishes.

Serves: 4Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 4


  • 2 medium cucumbers, sliced into thin ribbons
  • 2 medium carrots, peeled and sliced into thin ribbons
  • 2 Tbsp. rice vinegar
  • 1 Tbsp. sesame oil
  • 1 Tbsp. vegetable oil
  • 2 tsp. sesame seeds
  • 1⁄2 tsp. ground sea salt
  • 2 large scallions, thinly sliced


  • Place cucumbers and carrots in a bowl or on a platter.
  • Whisk together the vinegar, sesame oil, vegetable oil, sesame seeds, and salt in a small bowl.
  • Drizzle dressing over the salad and garnish with scallions.