Recipe courtesy of Heirloom Market BBQ

Cucumber Radish Salad

  • Level: Easy
  • Total: 8 hr 45 min (includes brining and marinating times)
  • Active: 15 min
  • Yield: 6 to 8 servings
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2 tablespoons fine sea salt

3 kirby cucumbers, sliced 1/4 inch thick 

1 pound daikon radishes, julienned 

1 cup sugar 

1/2 cup rice wine vinegar 

10 small red radishes, sliced thinly 


  1. Toss the salt and cucumbers together in a medium bowl and let brine until wilted, about 30 minutes. Rinse under cold water and drain as much water from the cucumbers as possible.
  2. In a medium bowl, add the cucumbers, daikon, sugar, vinegar and red radishes, combining with your hands until all the sugar dissolves. Refrigerate overnight before serving. 

Cook’s Note

The salad will keep for up to 2 weeks in the refrigerator.