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Ab-Doogh-Khiar – Persian Summer Soup

Persian Summer Soup

This Persian Summer Soup is filled with herbs, nuts and raisins and is delicious with grilled bread. Perfect on a hot summer day!

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Agurk Salat – Danish Pickled Cucumber Salad

Agurk Salat

These pickles are served as side dish on a lot of Danish lunch dishes and as topping on smørrebrød.

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Cacik – Turkish Yoghurt Soup

Cacik - Turkish Yoghurt Soup

Turkish Cacık is made of yoghurt, salt, olive oil, crushed garlic, chopped cucumber, mint. Among these ingredients, vinegar (mostly white grape or apple), lemon juice, and sumac are optional. Dill and thyme (fresh or dried) and sumac and paprika may be used alternately.

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Capsicum and Cucumber Salad

Capsicum and Cucumber SaladCapsicum and Cucumber Salad

Crisp cucumbers and an assortment of capsicums (bell peppers) are dressed with an easy-made vinaigrette to make a spicy, cool, refreshing salad for any hot summer party.

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Creamy Cucumber Soup with Mint

Cold Cucumber Soup with Mint

Summer always brings an overabundance of cucumbers. Here’s a refreshing cold green cucumber soup recipe for those hot days

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Cucumber and Coconut Salad

Cucumber Salad with Fresh Coconut

This salad is full of fresh sliced vegetables such as cucumber, red onion, and coconut, with a little bit of spiciness to turn up the heat. It’s an easy salad to make.

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Cucumber Relish

Cucumber Relish

This is a marvelous relish to serve with hot dogs or sausages, and also makes an excellent addition to tuna, ham, or chicken salad.

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Cucumber Salad with Spicy Asian Dressing

Cucumber Salad with Spicy Asian Dressing

This is a simple refreshing cucumber salad tossed with a spicy Asian dressing.

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Dill Pickle Relish

No backyard barbecue, picnic or celebration is complete without a good pickle relish.

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Israeli Salad

Israeli Salad

Israeli salad is made of chopped raw tomato, onion and cucumber, and can also include pepper, carrot, spring onion (scallion), leafy greens and parsley. The salad is dressed with either fresh lemon juice or olive oil, or both.

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Japanese-inspired Beef Tacos

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A marinade inspired by Japanese flavours gives a boost to tender beef strips. And then bring them together with a crisp Japanese sesame slaw and some lightly pickled cucumbers to make the perfect fusion taco.

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Jícama and Cucumber Salad

Jícama and Cucumber Salad

This salad combines cucumber and jícama with a sweet-sour, slightly spicy dressing and makes a great side to any Mexican-inspired meal.

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Neon Green Relish for Chicago Style Hot Dogs

Neon Green Relish for Chicago Style Hot Dogs

An important ingredient in the making of a Chicago-style Hot Dog is the neon green pickle relish. And if you live outside of Chicago it’s very hard to get hold of – so we have a recipe to make it yourself at home.

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Pickled Cucumber

A pickled cucumber (commonly known as a pickle in the United States and Canada or generically as gherkins in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand) is a cucumber that has been pickled in a brine, vinegar, or other solution and left to ferment for a period of time, by either immersing the cucumbers …

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Potato and Cucumber Salad with Mango

Potato and Cucumber Salad with Mango

An Indian take on making a potato salad – the mixture of spices combined with the sweetness of mango and crispness of cucumber makes for an exotic side dish.

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