B's Cucumber Pages

The Cucumber Recipe File

Here's some ideas of things to do with cucumbers when you're in the culinary mood. All the recipes I find or receive, I post. If you're looking for a specific recipe you don't see posted here, please read the FAQ.

Recipe Notes: All measuring units are U.S. standard. c=cup, t=teaspoon, T=tablespoon. Some headings have more than one recipe variant; the number of related recipes is indicated in parentheses.


Cucumber Cocktails (non-alcoholic) (2)
Cucumber Lemonade (2)
Agua de Pepino (Cucumber Limeade)


Cucumber-Carrot Pinwheels
Cucumber Fans
Cucumber Lily

Appetizers and Side Dishes

Cucumber Granita (Sorbet)
Cucumber-Salmon Pate
Fried Cucumbers
Mexican Cucumber Sticks (Big cucumber sticks)
Cucumber-Seafood Appetizers
Cold Stuffed Cucumber Appetizers (2)
Tapenade in Cucumber
Cucumber and Asparagus Boats
Cucumber Mousse
Cucumber Aspic Ring
Su-no-Mono (Japanese cucumber and noodles)
Pecan Pancakes with Grilled Shrimp and Cucumber Salsa
Chicken Nuggets with Spicy Cucumber

Sandwiches and Spreads

See the note in the FAQ concerning cucumber sandwiches!

Esther's English Cucumber Sandwiches
Cucumber Tea Sandwich with Tarragon Butter
Cucumber Canapes with Shrimp and Caviar (tea sandwiches)
Cucumber and Cheddar Sandwich
Aunt Dot's Cucumber Tea Sandwiches
Lamb Pockets with Dilled Cucumber Topping
Benedictine (cucumber spread)
Crunchy Cucumber Spread

Hot Dishes

Chicken in Cucumber and Lemon Sauce
Chicken With Cucumbers
Grilled Halibut Steaks with Tomato, Cucumber, and Lemon Dressing
Poached Salmon with Cucumber Sauce
Lemon-Cucumber Stuffed Trout
Trevally and Cucumber in Cabbage Rolls
Fish Tacos with Cucumber Salsa
Baked Ham with Cucumber, Tarragon, and Mushroom Sauce
Shrimp and Cucumber Stirfry
Indonesian Fried Tofu with Cucumbers and Sprouts
Chicken and Cucumber Soba
Thai Fish Cakes with Cucumber Sauce (Tod Mun)
Curried Cucumbers
Hot Cucumbers in Cream Sauce (2)
Baked Cucumbers
Cucumber au Gratin
Sauteed Cucumbers
Stuffed Cucumbers (2)

Cold Salads

See the note in the FAQ concerning cucumber salads!

Vinegar-based Cucumber Salads (7)
Creamy Cucumber Salads (5)

Cucumber Salad with Spicy Wasabi Dressing
Kyuri no sumomi (Japanese-style cucumbers (some very spicy!)) (4)
Cucumber and Pickled Plum Salad
Cucumber-Watermelon Salad
Cucumber-Jicama Salad
Cucumber Pineapple Salad
Cucumber, Corn, and Smoked Salmon Salad with Mustard-Maple Dressing
Spiced Cucumber Salad
Borage and Cucumbers in Sour Cream Dressing
Cucumber and Cottage Cheese Salad
Elleniki Salati (Greek Salad)
Salad-E Khiar Shur (Potato Pickle Salad)
Srpska Salat (Serbian Cucumber-Pepper Salad)
Curried Grains and Apple Supper Salad
Curried Corn Salad
Couscous Salad
Shepherd's Salad
Spinach Tortillini Salad
Ginger Peanut Pasta Salad
Thai Cucumber Salads and Relishes (4)
Cucumber-Peanut Salad (3)

Dressings, Dips, and Sauces

Dilled Cucumber Dressing
Cucumber-Avocado Dip
Mast -o- Khiar (Iranian yogurt & cucumber dip) (2)
Vellirikkai Thogayal
Cucumber Salsa
Cucumber Relish
Cucumber Marmalade
Cucumber Raita (4)
Tsatsiki (3) (Greek cucumbers and yogurt)
Garlic Greek Sauce
Cucumber Almond Sauce
Cucumber Ketchup


Chilled Cucumber Soup (9) note: often with mint or dill
Hot Cucumber Soup
Rosy Cucumber Soup
Cucumber-Avocado Soup
Cucumber-Bell Pepper Soup
Cucumber Apple Fresca
Cream of Green Pea and Cucumber Soup
Bulgarian Cucumber Soup
Cucumber Soup Cockaigne
Fish Soup with Cucumber
Gazpacho (3)
Dill Pickle Soup (2)
Japanese Cucumber and Beef Slice Soup
Russian Meat Soup with Cucumber
Turkish Cucumber Soup


Georgia Cucumber Jelly


including Cinnamon (Red-Hot) Cucumber Rings

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Last Modified: August 21, 2002