An easy Japanese-inspired dish that you could whip up on a weeknight - chicken yakitori with cucumber salad.
Vietnamese Banh Mi Sandwich with lime chicken, jalapenos, pickled carrots, sri racha sauce and mayonnaise.
Penang Assam Laksa: rice noodle in hot and spicy fish soup is garnished with lots of fresh veggies and served with prawn paste as condiment.
Pimm's & orange zest cupcakes topped with whipped lemonade and garnished with bitter orange cucumber gel sticks and glacé orange.
Tandoori Chicken and Spinach Salad
tzatzik (greek yogurt with cucumbers, garlic, and dill). AMAZING.
Mastering the art of not cooking.
A pickle recipe from Harumi Kurihara. It's Japanese food made easy!
A great Korean-style shrimp salad with cucumber and Korean pear slices!
Parmesan Bulgur Salad - combine whole grains and raw veggies in your lunchbox
Fish Tacos with Strawberry-Cucumber Salsa - If you can still find good strawberries, grab a few and try out this tasty, unexpected salsa!
Chilled Cucumber and Fresh Pea Soup.
Quick + easy homemade pickles. So many variations!
Smoked tuna on a bed of cucumber ribbons with creme fraiche and wasabi
Kosher Dill Pickles are made in a brine spiced with bay leaves, fresh dill, crushed garlic and pickling spices. Fresh, crisp and delicious.
Stuffed cucumber kimchi with a different twist. Step-by-step instructions with photos.
Shanghai 'Zha Jiang' Noodle (炸醬麵)
Shrimp and Cucumber Lettuce Wraps with Fresh Dill - healthy, quick, and refreshing!
Chicken Gyros with tzatziki sauce.
Prawn and cucumber rolls. Text in Russian.
Cajun-spiced shrimp over marinated cucumbers with a spoonful of pico de gallo over top -- the perfect 15-minute lunch!
Fresh Mussels with butter & cream, sided with mixed veggies. I shot this on a self-made distressed wooden floorboard.
My big fat Greek salad. Grab the last of the local tomatoes.
Classic Stuffed Grape Leaves with refreshing Cucumber Yogurt Sauce
This salad is a Lao classic and is said to bring good fortune. It's so easy you could make it every day for a taste of the exotic...
Pulled Harissa Chicken Pita with Cucumber Mint Raita
Sake infused with shiso and a compressed cucumber & canteloupe salad
Cucumber lime margarita jello shot
Eggplant Curry with a cooling Cucumber-Yogurt sauce -- kind of like the Indian version of Eggplant Parmesan. And just as satisfying!
These two cocktails are sure to be a hit at your next party: Cucumber Lime Basil Martini & The Rosebud. Fresh, seasonal and full of flavor.
That Cucumber Drink. This refreshing cocktail is a delicious riff on a Cucumber Collins.
Classic Salade Nicoise
Tomato and cucumber raita. Vegan and gluten-free (text in Italian)
Chorizo and Lentil-Rice salad with Chipotle-Balsamic Dressing. Perfection.