Nice & Easy Oi Kimchi

오이김치
Korea
Ingredients

1 cucumber
1 tsp salt
2 tsp gochujang paste
2 tsp sugar
2 tsp rice vinegar
2 tsp sesame oil
1 tsp crushed garlic
1 tsp black sesame seeds to garnish

Algorithm

Half the cucmber lengthways and cut into very thin half moons. Add salt and set aside for 30 min. Combine the remaining ingredients into a sauce. Squeeze the cucumbers getting rid of excess water, then stir in the sauce. Marinate for 30 min. Garnish with sesame seeds. Serve cold.

Random

Cucumbers consist of 95% water. Adding salt to cucumbers soaks all the water from the cells making space for the delicious sauce.