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Sesame Cucumber Salad


This Sesame Cucumber Salad is for you if you don’t have a lot of time to meal prep. It’s quick and easy to make and even better leftover!


  • 2 cucumbers, thinly sliced
  • 2 carrots, thinly sliced
  • 1/4 red onion, sliced thin
  • 2 TBSP fresh cilantro, chopped
  • 2 TBSP rice vinegar
  • 2 tsp sesame oil
  • 1 tsp honey (brown rice syrup if vegan)
  • 1 tsp sesame seeds
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/4 tsp black pepper
  • Dash of red pepper flakes


  • In a large mixing bowl stir together: vinegar, oil, honey, sesame seeds, salt, pepper, red pepper flakes, and cilantro
  • Dice or thinly slice the red onion, carrots, and cucumbers and add to a bowl. Toss with the dressing made in the first step.
  • Prep Time: 7 minutes
  • Category: Salad
  • Cuisine: American