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Cucumber In Brown Sugar

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Cucumber In Brown Sugar has a unique taste. The dark soy sauce and port wine gived the flawless taste.
  Smoked streaky bacon 2 Ounce, cut into strips
  Shallots 2 , chopped
  Peeled cubed cucumber 1 3⁄4 Pound
  Butter 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Salt To Taste
  Pepper To Taste
  Cornstarch 1 Teaspoon (Corn Flour)
  Dijon mustard 2 Tablespoon
  Soft dark brown sugar 2 Tablespoon
  Dark soy sauce 1 Teaspoon
  White port wine 2 Tablespoon

Put the bacon and shallots in a casserole.
Microwave, uncovered, on HIGH for 2 minutes.
Add the cucumber to the casserole with the butter.
Season lightly with salt and pepper.
Cover and microwave on HIGH for 7 minutes.
Mix the cornstarch (cornflour) to a smooth paste in a small bowl with the mustard, brown sugar, soy sauce and port.
Drain the cucumber and put in a vegetable dish.
Add the cooking liquid from the cucumber to the mustard and brown sugar mixture and stir.
Microwave for 1 minute on HIGH, then whisk vigorously and pour over the cucumber.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Everyday, Healthy

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 850 Calories from Fat 498

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 57 g87.6%

Saturated Fat 31.7 g158.7%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 144.3 mg48.1%

Sodium 984.4 mg41%

Total Carbohydrates 76 g25.3%

Dietary Fiber 5.1 g20.5%

Sugars 43.9 g

Protein 15 g30.3%

Vitamin A 56.7% Vitamin C 43.7%

Calcium 16.2% Iron 16.5%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Cucumber In Brown Sugar Recipe