Smashed Cucumber Salad
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- 2 English linguistic communication cucumbers (about 1 1/2 pounds total weight)
- 1 teaspoon granulated white sugar
- 1 1/2 teaspoons kosher salt, addition to a greater extent than every bit needed
- 2 garlic cloves, finely crushed
- 2 tablespoons seasoned rice vinegar
- (or regular rice vinegar amongst an extra pinch of common salt together with sugar)
- 1 teaspoon soy sauce
- 1 teaspoon sesame oil
- red pepper flakes, to taste
- toasted sesame seeds to garnish