Seasonal recipes: 5 for the cucumber blessed
If your garden is bursting with cucumbers right now, here are 5 recipes that will help you get the most out of the abundance.
Mon, Aug 03 2009 at 11:24 AM
I did a post on five recipes for the zucchini blessed two weeks ago and a friend asked if I could do the same on cucumbers. She has a fantastic cucumber crop this year. Here are five recipes for Dawn (and the rest of you) that go beyond slicing them up and throwing them in a salad.
Banh-Mi Style Vietnamese Baguette
– This vegetarian sandwich uses a lot more than just cucumbers from your garden or the farmers market. If you’re looking for something that's completely different to use up your cucumbers, take a look at this one from All Recipes
Cucumber Facial Mask – Cucumbers aren’t just for eating, you know. They have cooling and restorative properties that make them great ingredients for facial masks. Your Organic Gardening Blog has several quick and easy mask recipes that use cucumber.
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