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Gypsy Pepper and Cucumber Salad

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Adapted from a recipe by Madhur Jaffrey, courtesy of Capay Valley Farm Shop INGREDIENTS 2 Gypsy peppers, seeded and cut into 1/4” cubes 1 medium cucumber, thinly sliced (peel if desired) 1 ripe medium tomato, cut into 1/4” cubes 4 teaspoons fresh lemon juice 2 tablespoons olive oil 3/4 teaspoon salt Freshly ground pepper to [...]

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Cucumber Salad 2 Ways

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Recipes by The FruitGuys On its own or as an accompaniment to a main dish (spicy or otherwise), cucumber salad is a refreshing, delicious addition to any table. Here are two simple ways to dress up your cukes INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 to 2 cups cucumber (in 1/4-inch slices for Creamy Yogurt Dressing and very thinly [...]

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Tomato Cucumber Salad with Oregano Dressing

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Adapted from Canadian Living Test Kitchen INGREDIENTS 2 large tomatoes 1 cucumber 1/3 cup thinly sliced sweet or red onions Optional: 1 stalk celery, thinly sliced 1/4 cup fresh parsley, chopped 1 tablespoons fresh basil, chopped Dressing 3 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons wine vinegar 1 clove garlic 1 tablespoon fresh oregano, chopped 1/2 teaspoon [...]

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Cucumber Mint Salad

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Adapted from simplyrecipes.com INGREDIENTS 1  cucumber, sliced 1/4 onion, thinly sliced and cut into 1-inch long segments 2 or 3 red radishes, thinly sliced 10 mint leaves, thinly sliced 4 tablespoons feta cheese White vinegar Olive oil Salt and freshly ground pepper PREPARATION In a medium sized bowl, gently toss together the sliced cucumbers, onion, radishes, [...]

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Cucumber Mint Salad

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Adapted from rachelraymag.com INGREDIENTS 1–2 cucumbers, peeled and chopped Greek-style yogurt (enough to coat cucumbers; approx. 1/4 to 1/2 cup) Juice of 1 lemon 5–10 spearmint leaves, thinly sliced, plus more leaves for garnish Salt and pepper PREPARATION In a medium bowl, combine the cucumber, yogurt, lemon juice, and sliced spearmint. Season with salt and [...]

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Cucumber, Corn, and Bells Salad

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Adapted from bakedbree.com INGREDIENTS 2–3 ears fresh corn 1 cup cucumber, coarsely chopped 1/2 cup bell pepper, stemmed, seeded, and chopped 1/4 cup onion, finely chopped 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 tablespoons cider vinegar 1 teaspoon light brown sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon celery seed 1/4 teaspoon dry mustard 1/8 teaspoon ground allspice (see [...]

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Kale Cucumber Salad

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Recipe courtesy of Delilah’s Farm INGREDIENTS 1 cup cucumber, seeded and cut 1/4 inch thick on the diagonal (peel if you wish) 2 cups kale, cut in 1/4 inch chiffonade (see Cook’s note) 1 cup crookneck squash, sliced about 1/4 inch thick 1/2 cup rice wine vinegar or cider vinegar 2–3 tablespoons sugar (or 1–2 [...]

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Lemon Cucumber Salad

Adapted from www.al.com INGREDIENTS Salad: 3 to 4 lemon cucumbers, scrubbed but not peeled, and sliced into wedges 1/4 cup red onion, finely chopped 6 sprigs parsley, leaves chopped Vinaigrette: 1 tablespoon white vinegar 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice 1 teaspoon sugar 1 tablespoon olive oil Pinch of salt and pepper PREPARATION Prepare vegetables and [...]

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