RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Cucumbers

A collection of news and information related to Cucumbers published by this site and its partners.

Top Cucumbers Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • The power of your nose

    The power of your nose
    I was recently asked to play on the company softball team. As soon as I said "yes", I was overcome with fear that my 6-year hiatus from hitting a ball with a bat would put me at a disadvantage. Within minutes, I received an email from the Smell and Taste...
  • Chef Chris Pandel's Roasted Amish Chicken with Charred Gazpacho and Toasted Rice

    Chef Chris Pandel's Roasted Amish Chicken with Charred Gazpacho and Toasted Rice
    You've seen the Healthy Bites challenge on LHC, now it's time to make it yourself!  Can you do it for less than $20?  Prove it! ++++++++++++++++++++ ||   || Roasted Amish Chicken with Charred Gazpacho and Toasted Rice ||   ||   ||   ||   ||   || ||   ||...
  • Drink up: 8 flavorful summer cocktails

    Drink up: 8 flavorful summer cocktails
    Put away that vodka-lemonade. Stash the sangria. And don't even think about ordering another mojito. If you're craving a change from your usual summer sipping routine, the cocktail menus at plenty of local bars and restaurants are beckoning with fresh,...
  • Chicken Gyros

    Chicken Gyros
    You won’t believe how easy it is to turn out this Greek restaurant and festival favorite at home. Our delicious Chicken Gyros topped with traditional cucumber-yogurt sauce can be on your table in no time. Serves: 4  Ingredients - 1 cup plain...
  • From the Harvest: Ginger, Lime and Rose Water Cuketail

    Is there a vegetable subtler than the cucumber? Well, maybe cauliflower, but when used in a way that maximizes its grassy flavor, the cucumber can prove to be a great buy at your local farmers' market. From May until November, the cuke is used mainly as a...
  • Raise your glass: Sage Coach, Townhouse Kitchen and Bar

    Raise your glass: Sage Coach, Townhouse Kitchen and Bar
    A really good summer cocktail is a balanced equation. It should taste like the season itself: clean, simple, light. It should also look the part: bright, fresh, uncomplicated. It's tough to find a drink that embodies these traits without overdoing the...
  • Israel: A taste of Bedouin hospitality

     Israel: A taste of Bedouin hospitality
    Negev Desert, Israel — It was night in the Negev Desert, and our bus driver Mich'ael had just turned onto a narrow dirt road. I was on Day 6 of a 10-day culinary Birthright trip and was exhausted. My 29 colleagues and I had spent the earlier part...
  • July 3: Lunchbreak - Rice Vermicelli (Bun) with Ginger-Grapefruit Sauce

    July 3: Lunchbreak - Rice Vermicelli (Bun) with Ginger-Grapefruit Sauce
    Michael Natkin To purchase a copy of the book: Herbivoracious Rice Vermicelli (Bun) with Ginger-Grapefruit Sauce When well made, bun (pronounced, roughly, boon) is just about one of the greatest foods ever invented. Thin Vietnamese rice noodles are...
  • Sweet and Spicy Pickles

    Sweet and Spicy Pickles
    In a pickle for what to do with all the in season bargain cukes you've picked up at the market or farm stand? We have the easy solution with our Test Kitchen's recipe for Sweet and Spicy Pickles. Nothing beats the taste or the raves from our own...
  • Heirloom Tomato Salad with herb vinaigrette

    Heirloom Tomato Salad with herb vinaigrette
    Heirloom Tomato Salad with herb vinaigrette Recipe by Mike Behmoiras Ingredients:  1 1/2 pounds of heirloom tomatoes in various colors 2oz feta cheese 1/4 small red onion 1/2 cucumber herb vinaigrette 1. Peel the cucumber and cut into quarters,...
  • February 6: Lunchbreak - Rainbow Pepper Crusted Ahi Tuna

    February 6: Lunchbreak - Rainbow Pepper Crusted Ahi Tuna
    Roy's Restaurant 720 North State Street Chicago (312) 787-7599 www.roysrestaurant.com To read more about the restaurant: www.metromix.com Asian Pear & Fennel Salad Ingredients: 1 Asian pear, sliced into wedges 1/2 fennel bulb, sliced paper thin and...