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Ab-Doogh-Khiar – 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

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

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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Creamy 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

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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Dill Pickle Relish

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

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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

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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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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Radish and Cucumber Salad

This crisp and crunchy salad is the perfect side dish with any meal and is very easy to make. Try it with BBQ’d chicken.

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Radish, Carrot, and Cucumber Salad

This is a delicious crunchy combination of fresh vegetables for a tart side salad at your next BBQ. The mint and red wine vinegar can be substituted with other fresh herbs or vinegars if you want a different flavour combination.

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Risoni Pasta and Cucumber Salad

Fresh crisp cucumbers, yellow capsicum and spring onion give a perfect crunch to this risoni pasta salad, with a dash of dill and lemon to top it off.

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Tarator – Traditional Yoghurt Cold Soup

Tarator is a cold summer soup made of yoghurt and cucumbers. It is served chilled. Local variations may replace yoghurt with water and vinegar, omit nuts or dill, or add bread. The cucumbers may on rare occasions be replaced with lettuce or carrots.

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Tzatziki

Tzatziki is probably one of Greece’s most famous dips. Tzatziki or tzadziki is a Greek and Turkish meze or appetiser, also used as a sauce for souvlaki and gyros. Cool and creamy this tangy cucumber dip flavoured with garlic is the perfect compliment to grilled meat and vegetables.

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