Cucumber Recipes

  • Cucumber Cookies

    I am pretty much always looking for a way to make desserts. These cookies caught my eye while scrolling through recipe options online… “Could cucumbers really make a good dessert?!” I had to find out for myself. These cookies surprised me- they had a consistency that reminded me of bread however they were very moist! […]

  • How to Make Refrigerator Pickles without Mix

    It’s easy to make refrigerator pickles from scratch.  You do not need to “can” them at all.

     
    Bread and Butter Pickles
     

    5 medium cucumbers or 8-10 pickling cucumbers (if larger cucumbers, slice thinly.  Smaller cucumbers can be cut in slices or cut lengthwise)
    1 med. sweet onion
    2 c. white vinegar
    1 1/2 c. sugar
    1/4 c. Kosher salt
    1 tsp. tumeric
    1/2 […]

  • Cucumber Tomato Relish

    Ingredients

    1 cup cucumber, diced
    1 pound tomatoes, peeled and diced
    1/2 cup sweet onions, thinly sliced

    Dressing

    1/4 cup oil
    2 T apple cider vinegar
    2 T sugar
    1/2 teaspoon salt and 1/4 teaspoon pepper
    1 Tablespoon chopped basil
    Whisk together until sugar dissolves and dressing begins to thicken. Salad will keep refrigerated up to […]

  • Cool Cucumbers

    Cool Cucumbers
    A refreshing summer salad.

    Ingredients

    2 large cucumbers
    1 medium onion
    1/2 cup dairy sour cream
    1/4 cup mayonnaise
    2 Tbs. lemon juice
    1 tsp. salt
    1 tsp sugar
    1/4 tsp pepper
    1/2 tsp. dill

    Instructions

    Wash cucumbers and pare. Cut in half and scoop out seeds, then cut in thin slices. Thinly slice onion and […]