The time needed: 1h 30 min
- 1 cucumber
- 1 tsp salt
- 1 dl water
- 2 tbsp vinegar 12%
- 2 tbsp sugar
- a pinch of ground white pepper
Wash the cucumber. Peel it if you like.
Sprinkle salt over it and massage it into the cucumber to make sure all pieces get some salt.
Put something heavy onto the cucumber and let sit for half an hour.
In the meantime, combine all ingredients for the brine, which is water, vinegar, sugar, and white pepper.
Squeeze out the water from the cucumber and put it into a glass jar.
Pour the brine over it and let sit for an hour before serving.