Cucumber Avalanche

We planted too many cucumbers this year AND the weather has been a bit cooler and wetter than usual for July so we have been harvesting 4 or 5 cucumbers every day. For two people, that is a mountain of cucumbers. For this reason I have been trying many new cucumber recipes.

In the past few days, we have had old fashioned Fire and Ice (cucumbers and onions in a vinegar/water/sugar brine), cucumbers and onions in sour cream, cucumbers and tomatoes with balsalmic vinegar dressing, kimchi cucumbers, and yesterday, Tabbouleh. I expect to look in the mirror and see a slight green cast at any time!

I have canned pickles in the past but we are not huge pickle eaters so I am not sure whether I will can more pickles this year. We still have a supply in the root cellar.

I will try to post new recipes as they occur.

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About Retired woman

retired, dealing with parents recent deaths, wondering what lies ahead with the health of my spouse, overall enjoying each day, love cooking, gardening, travel, Grandsons, family, small town life
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