Buy a fresh cucumber at your local supermarket Slice it to how thick or thin you would like your cucumbers take a air-tight container and put ALL the cucumbers in it add w…ater to the cucumbers add some salt add some vinegar mix it then stick in fridge until chilled take out a plate and fish out the cucumbers with a fork or straining spoon the water,salt,and vinegar helps keep the cucumbers fresh and crunchy for a longer period and also give it a cool sour salty twist Here is a recipe for Cucumber Sour Cream Salad Ingredients 1 cucumber, sliced thin 1/2 cup sour cream 2 tablespoons chopped fresh dill 1 tablespoon white vinegar Coarse salt and ground pepper InstructionsSprinkle sliced cucumbers with salt, let stand 30 minutes. Then drain thoroughly. In a medium bowl, combine sour cream, dill and vinegar. Add cucumbers, and toss to coat. Refrigerate covered for a few hours before serving. Recipe from http://www.recipesme.com/cucumber-sour-cream-salad/ (MORE)
Ingredients: 1 gallon glass jar 40-45 fresh, firm cucumbers 1-1.5 inches thick, 5-6 inches long 7 sprigs fresh dill 12 cloves garlic, sliced 6 bay leaves … 3 hot chili peppers 1 Tsp allspice ½ gallon warm water Sea salt Directions: 1. Place 13 cucumbers on the bottom of the jar. Make sure to arrange them in an organized manner. 2. Over the layer of 13 cucumbers add the following spices: 1 chili pepper, 4 cloves garlic, 2 bay leaves. 3. Repeat this process of layering nine cucumbers and then adding exactly the same amounts of spices until the jar is almost full. 4. Add 1 Tsp ground allspice. 5. Add warm water and sea-salt in the following manner: for each cup of warm water add 1 heaping Tsp of sea-salt. 6. When the water is just ½ an inch below the top of the jar add the sprigs of dill so that they are on top of the cucumbers. 7. Close the jar and put it on a flat plate in a place that gets sun. 8. Wait 3-4 days until the color of the cucumbers turns to khaki green. 9. Enjoy the most delicious cucumbers pickles you will ever eat. (MORE)
A cucumber is a fruit not a vegtable because it has seeds. Its the same as a tomato, apple, chili and grapes. It is as simple as that really. Most people get confused beca…use its more of a rich fruit they seem to think its a vegetable. Another reason people think its a vegetable is because you put it in salads and have them when main meal foods such as wraps and salads not for dessert like fruit salad and banana split. It is one of those common mistakes everybody has once in a while. (MORE)
Cucumbers contain most of the vitamins you need every day, just one cucumber contains Vitamin B1, Vitamin B2, Vitamin B3, Vitamin B5, Vitamin B6, Folic Acid, Vitamin C, Calciu…m, Iron, Magnesium, Phosphorus, Potassium and Zinc. (MORE)
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Yes, but the seeds found in supermarket cucumbers are immature(otherwise cucumbers would be full of chewy seeds). Immature seedswill not grow, but cucumber seeds are sold (ful…ly mature) in manygarden centers and home improvement stores. (MORE)