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Cucumbers

  • Tzatziki
    Recipe

    Tzatziki (Cucumber-Fennel Dip)

    Fennel’s hint of anise flavor imparts a beguiling note to this delicious dip.

  • Lentil orange salad
    Recipe

    Fakosalata (Lentil Salad with Oranges)

    This gorgeous dish is a feast for the eyes as well as the mouth—light, refreshing, colorful, and delicious.

  • Recipe

    Green Power Smoothie

    This classic green smoothie balances the power of spinach and chia seeds with the sweetness of grapes and apples. If your grapes aren’t frozen when you add them, add three…

  • Orzo Salad
    Recipe

    Orzo with Cucumber, Tomatoes, and Feta

    This easy summer side dish is delicious served with lamb kebabs or any grilled fish, or pack it for a picnic to serve alongside fried or grilled chicken.

  • Mayan mezcalita
    Recipe

    Mayan Mezcalita

    The longer this cocktail sits, the more flavor it will have. Since you pour it over ice, you can make it hours ahead.

  • cucumber-basil margherita
    Recipe

    Cucumber-Basil Margherita

    A refreshing cucumber and basil simple syrup makes this margarita a go-to cocktail to enjoy with your favorite spicy Mexican dish. The recipe is easily doubled.

  • Recipe

    Curried Yogurt Potato Salad

    The picnic staple gets a fresh Indian spin with curried yogurt dressing, bright ginger, and crisp vegetables. Serve with grilled lamb chops or chicken kebabs.

  • snap pea burrata salad
    Recipe

    Burrata and Pea Salad with Pine Nuts and Basil

    This salad looks like springtime on a plate and tastes like it, too. Each bite includes something a little different: crisp, refreshing cucumber; crunchy nuts; creamy cheese; bright herbs; and,…

  • Recipe

    Shaved Cucumber Salad

    This bright, crisp, and refreshing salad pairs well with stir-fries or with seared steak or salmon.

  • Recipe

    Sweet and Spicy Tuna Tartines

    This elevated open-face tuna sandwich packs a ton of disparate flavors that come together for an incredible bite.

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