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Cooling Cilantro-Cucumber Dipping Sauce

To tame the heat of spicy dim sum offerings, this sauce is just the ticket.

To tame the heat of spicy dim sum offerings, this sauce is just the ticket.

Servings
1

Ingredients

  • 1/4 cup sugar
  • 2/3 cup rice vinegar or distilled white vinegar
  • 1 small red chile, seeded and thinly sliced
  • 1 small cucumber, diced (1/3 cup)
  • 3 Tbs. finely chopped cilantro

Preparation

Bring sugar, vinegar, and 1/4 cup water to a simmer in saucepan over medium heat. Remove from heat, and stir in chile, cucumber, and cilantro. Chill.