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cucumber

10+ Infused Waters to Keep You Hydrated & Healthy

Put down that can of soda! On a hot day, nothing is better for you than water. But when you infuse it with fruit and ingredients that give it zesty flavor and can boost your immune system, it’s even better. Here are a few of our favorite combos to put in your fruit-infusing bottle 1. Fruit Punch Add whatever you have in […]

Steak Salad

Just a few ingredients go in to making this full-filling salad. Juicy slices of beef tenderloin tossed with crunchy cucumbers, crisp lettuce and tomatoes, topped with a creamy horseradish dressing. It is easy enough to whip up on a busy night.

Cucumber Raita to Cool the Palette

Traditional cucumber raita is used to cool the palette when you eat spicy Indian dishes but I love it alone on naan or with rice. If you ever have an upset stomach, this can be such a soothing snack. There are many versions of raita–no two are the same–it all depends on your taste. Sometimes […]

A Fizzy and Infused Gin Cocktail

Thank you to the brilliant Brit James Pimm, for infusing gin with herbs and fruit back in the 1840’s.  Pimm’s No. 1 is what he called it, and when it’s jazzed up with some soda water (ginger beer here), fruit and herbs, the...

Mixed Green Salad w/Country Dressing

A simple salad with crisp romaine, peppery arugula, and green leaf lettuces go well with the slightly sweetened Country Dressing.

Orzo Salad w/Vegetables & Herbs

Need the perfect side dish incorporating both salad ingredients and pasta? This orzo salad is the solution. Chilled fresh vegetables give an added crunch to the already tender pasta.

Mixed Green Salad

A simple salad with crisp romaine, peppery arugula, and green leaf lettuces go well with the slightly sweetened Country Dressing.