Peach and Marinated Cucumber Salad with Ginger

White-fleshed ripe peaches and quick pickled cucumbers are tossed in a dressing that is a sharp contrast to the sweet fruit and packs quite a punch
Peach and Marinated Cucumber Salad with Ginger
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Peach and Marinated Cucumber Salad with Ginger
January 16, 2020
Preparation Time 10 minutes
Serves 4
PHOTO BY Katelyn Allegra
RECIPE BY Katelyn Allegra & Cassandra Upton
FOOD STYLING BY Katelyn Allegra & Cassandra Upton


For the marinated cucumbers

6 small spinneysFOOD Cucumbers, chopped into chunks
spinneysFOOD Sea Salt Flakes

For the dressing

2 garlic cloves, crushed
Zest and juice of 1 lime
2 tsp rice vinegar
1 tsp soya sauce
1 tsp sesame oil
Thumb-sized piece of ginger, peeled and finely chopped
2 spinneysFOOD Spring Onions, chopped
2 spinneysFOOD Red Chillies, seeded and chopped
20g spinneysFOOD Fresh Coriander, chopped
4 ripe peaches, pitted and quartered
spinneysFOOD White Sesame Seeds, for sprinkling


  • 1

    Toss the cucumber with the salt and stand for 10 minutes, strain the liquid and set aside.

  • 2

    To make the dressing, mix the garlic, lime zest and juice, vinegar, soya sauce, sesame oil, ginger, spring onions and chillies together and toss the cucumber in the dressing.

  • 3

    To serve, arrange the cucumber, coriander and peaches on a platter, sprinkle with sesame seeds and drizzle with the extra dressing.


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