Category Archives For: cucumber

pickled preserves

Polish cucumbers pickled in brine

These traditional Polish pickled cucumbers in brine are a short term fermented side dish that normally is prepered during summer period. Full of bold flavors and fragrant. Print Polish cucumbers pickled in brine Rate this recipe 1 2 3 4 5 1 ratings Prep Time: 5 minutes Total Time: 5 minutes Category: condiments Cuisine: traditional […]

sandwiches

Super light sandwich with ricotta and cucumber

An idea for an easy peasy sandwich. A mix of fresh and delicious flavors between ricotta, thinly sliced cucumber, lemon zest and pink peppercorns. Inspiration found on a book of Polish cuisine. Print Super light sandwich with ricotta and cucumber Rate this recipe 1 2 3 4 5 1 ratings Prep Time: 5 minutes Total […]

Fish

Cod burger with spicy sauce and cucumber

Easy and fast cod burger with fresh cucumber and a slightly spicy sauce. Delicious and satisfying. Print Cod burger with spicy sauce and cucumber Rate this recipe 1 2 3 4 5 1 ratings Prep Time: 20 minutes Cook Time: 15 minutes Total Time: 35 minutes Category: second course Cuisine: pescetarian Author: arnieb Servings: 6 […]

legumes

Fresh mixed salad with chickpeas and feta

With the arrival of the summer heat there is nothing better than a nice mixed salad rich in fresh flavors such as cucumber and tomato and nutritious ingredients such as green olives, feta cheese and chickpeas. This salad is perfect as a side dish or for a light and tasty summer main dish forrowed by […]

vegetables

Tomato and melon savory salad

Easy, fast and fresh summer tomato and melon savory salad with cucumber and fresh basil. Brought together by a tasty salty sauce that breaks the sweetness of the melon and makes this salad fragrant and delicious. Instructions: Tomato and melon savory salad Cut the melon in half and remove all seeds. Remove the skin from […]

beverage

Refreshing smoothie with lemon, cucumber and pineapple

This is definitely one of my favorite refreshing smoothie. It is not too sweet so it is perfect to chase away your thirst in hot summer days. Instructions: Refreshing smoothie with lemon, cucumber and pineapple For this recipe I use frozen pieces of pineapple that I always have ready in the freezer for my smoothies. […]

vegetables

Tzatziki sauce in my home

Tzatziki sauce can be used as an appetizer or a side dish. It’s a very simple and refreshing recipe created with yogurt, garlic and cucumbers. Here is a recipe that I usually make at our home and it is inspired by original Greek recipe. Instructions tzatziki sauce Wash and peel the cucumbers. Grate them into […]

sandwiches

Cucumber sandwich

This variation of the classic English appetizer is made with the addition of balsamic vinegar and Worcestershire sauce into the cream cheese. This creates a delicious and flavorful spread that goes perfectly with fresh cucumbers. The decoration made with thin slices of cucumber is easy to prepare, just follow my instructions below. This recipe is: […]