*  Exported from  MasterCook  *
 
                     KIYURI NAMASU (PICKLED CUCUMBERS)
 
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 Serving Size  : 6    Preparation Time :0:00
 Categories    : Salads                           Vegetables
 
   Amount  Measure       Ingredient -- Preparation Method
 --------  ------------  --------------------------------
    2                    Cucumbers
      1/2   ts           Salt
      1/4   c            White vinegar
    1 1/2   tb           Sugar
      1/4   ts           MSG
    1       t            Fresh ginger, finely chopped
                         (optional)
 
   Peel cucumbers and split in half lengthwise. Cut
   cucumbers into thin slices and sprinkle lightly with
   salt. Let stand for 15 minutes. Squeeze out excess
   water. Mix together the rest of the ingredients and
   add to the cucumbers. Mix
   well and chill. May be prepared ahead.
  
 
 
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