*4 to 6 firm but ripe red plums,
*1 small cucumber, peeled, seeded, and coarsely chopped
2 tablespoons finely chopped fresh cilantro
1– 2 tablespoon of fresh lime Juice(to taste)
1 tablespoon sugar, plus more if needed
1 teaspoon minced garlic
1 teaspoon finely grated peeled fresh ginger
*1/2 large jalapeno chile (seeded if desired), minced
Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper
- Cut the plums into 1/4-inch wedges
- Stir together plums, cucumber, cilantro, lime juice, sugar, garlic, ginger, jalapeno, 1 teaspoon salt, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper in a bowl.
- Adjust flavor with lime juice and sugar if needed.
- Refrigerate for 1 hour before serving.