What to Do with Fresh Cucumbers

The cucumber is a crop in the cucurbit (gourd) family. It is a popular food in many countries and a popular staple in many family meals.

But what can you do with cucumbers besides eating them fresh and making pickles?

Whether it’s a finger sandwich or a tea sandwich, cucumbers make a wonderful addition to picnics or parties.

Cucumber Sandwiches

Cucumber salad is a fresh, crisp way to get all the nutrients from cucumbers.

Cucumber Salad

Fresh cucumbers can also be turned into some great sauces- their fresh taste and water content added to something creamy like sour cream or yogurt makes a fabulous dip or dressing!

Cucumber Sauce

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Cucumber water is a great alternative to plain water when it comes to staying hydrated.

Cucumber Water

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