Is a cucumber a vine?
The cucumber itself is not a vine. The vine is the plant on which the cucumber grows.
Yes everything with a seed is a fruit. Actually, Not everything with a seed is a fruit. A vegie can have seeds such as a cucumber, and cucumbers are not fruits. Lots of things with seeds are fruits. But not everything. actually, a cucumber IS a fruit. if u look it up in the dictionary a cucumber IS by definition a fruit of a vine (Cucumis sativus ) of the gourd family that is cultivated…
The cucumber is a widely cultivated plant in the gourd family Cucurbitaceae. It is a creeping vine which bears cylindrical edible fruit when ripe. The main varieties are used for slicing and pickling. One is burpless. They can be used fresh, cooked or pickled. It is technically a fruit but from the culinary aspect, it is often considered a vegetable.
Best Pairings for Cucumber Recipes - Cucumber + tomato - Cucumber + feta cheese - Cucumber + red onion - Cucumber + vinegar - Cucumber + herbs (esp. mint, dill, basil, chervil, chives, cilantro) - Cucumber + garlic - Cucumber + sesame - Cucumber + seaweed - Cucumber + yogurt or cream - Cucumber + avocado - Cucumber + fish and shellfish (esp. crab, tuna, and anchovies)
To make a cucumber sandwich, remove the peel from the cucumber and slice the cucumber into approximately 1/4-inch thick slices. Spread mayonnaise (optional) on one or both slices of bread and place the cucumber slices on one piece of bread. Salt the cucumber a little if desired. Place the other piece of bread on top and you have a cucumber sandwich.
PEELED 3 calories in 1 oz or 28g of cucumber 12 calories in 100 grams or 3½ oz of cucumber 33 calories in one 8¼ inch cucumber (9.9 oz) 17 calories in one half of an 8¼ inch cucumber 14 calories in one cup of sliced cucumber UNPEELED 4 calories in 1 oz or 28g of cucumber 15 calories in 100g or 3½ oz of cucumber 45 calories in one 8¼ inch cucumber (10.6 oz…