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Topic: Pickled cucumber


  
  Pickled cucumber - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A pickled cucumber is a popular pickled fruit found in many cuisines around the world (see Pickling).
Cucumber pickling remained widespread across the Levant and the Maghrib, where it is still very popular today.
Cucumber pickling is almost universally done through a brine fermentation process.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pickled_cucumber   (403 words)

  
 Cooking ingredients: Pickled vegetables
Pickled pearl onions have a piquant, acidic flavour.
Pickled peppers are served mainly as a condiment for hotdogs or kebabs and various Mexican or Tex-Mex dishes.
Cucumber relish is mainly served as a condiment for sausages and frankfurters or hotdogs and hamburgers.
www.saunalahti.fi /~marian1/gourmet/i_veget.htm   (1064 words)

  
 Cooking ingredients: Cucumbers
In Finland cucumbers are never waxed so they do not need to be peeled, unless their skin happens to be bitter and/or very thick.
Pickled gherkins are small cucumbers preserved in spiced brine.
The pickling brine is usually sweet-and-sour, mixed from water, vinegar, sugar and salt and spices like dill, peppercorns, allspice, mustard seeds, horseradish and fresh flcurrant leaves.
www.saunalahti.fi /~marian1/gourmet/i_cucumb.htm   (548 words)

  
 : cucumber Indian Food & Andhra Recipes from Sailu’s Kitchen   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The cucumber pieces should be well coated and wet with the spice mixture and oil but not dripping with oil, using approx 4-5 tbsps of oil.
Dosa Avakai is ready to be consumed the day after preparing the pickle (approx 24 hours).The spices and oil blend with the cucumbers which absorbs the spice-pungent flavors to form a thick paste like consistency due to the water content in the cucumbers and salt.
Dont peel the cucumbers as the skin which is edible is responsible for the crunchy texture of the pickled pieces and doesnt allow the inside of the cucumber to become too soft.
www.sailusfood.com /tag/cucumber   (1067 words)

  
 Pickling - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the United Kingdom and Ireland, the most common type of pickles in British cuisine are the pickled onion or the pickled gherkin.
Pickled onions are often sold in fish and chip shops, as are pickled hard-boiled eggs.
In Mexico, chile peppers, particularly of the JalapeƱo and serrano varieties, pickled with onions, carrots and herbs are common condiments.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Pickling   (842 words)

  
 www.ilovepickles.org : Pickles - Past to Present
Since then, the pickled cucumber has evolved into a favored snack and recipe ingredient that is available in more than 36 varieties.
Pickle history began sometime around 2030 B.C., when inhabitants of Northern India brought cucumber seeds to the Tigris Valley.
By the 17th century, the crunchy pickled cucumber had made its debut in the New World.
www.ilovepickles.org /articles/pasttopresent.html   (425 words)

  
 Japanese Pickled Cucumber Recipe | Recipezaar
Place cucumbers in a bowl, sprinkle with salt, and let sit for 5-10 minutes.
Be aware that the 1st two teaspoons of salt are for the initial salting of the cucumbers and *not* for the marinade :-) Also, if using a slightly more mature cucumber, it may be better to halve and seed it first.
I only refrigated the cucumber for about an hour and it was ready to eat.
www.recipezaar.com /28977   (253 words)

  
 MysteryPartners.com: Pickled Dillies contest
When the barrel of pickled dillies is full (this is a magic number known only to us), we'll close the contest and start pickling.
Pickle yell at her mischevous kids in the supermarket (deli section of course)?
What did the pickle's wife say when he came home late and said he was stuck in a jar?
www.mysterypartners.com /picklejokes.html   (698 words)

  
 The Ellen DeGeneres Show   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Remove from heat, and add the pickled mango pulp, and a pinch of salt.
To serve, place the cucumber salad in a 1-inch ring mold, on the right-hand side on each of four 8-inch rectangular plates.
Remove the mold and top the cucumber salad with a small bunch of the micro greens that have been tossed with a little bit of olive oil.
ellen.warnerbros.com /showinfo/recipe7.html   (298 words)

  
 Roadfood.com Forums - The Other Pickle
When the word pickle is mentioned, most often we think of the cucumber in its myriad pickled variations.
Pickled okra is what I most often eat, though.
Most common is pickled cabbage (or with the addition of green pepper, pepper cabbage), finely chopped or ground cabbage with a sugar and cider vinegar dressing.
www.roadfood.com /forums/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=2399   (1177 words)

  
 The Cucumber Sage
As he stands before you, no doubt smiling stupidly as he stuffs himself with pickled cucumbers, you may be wondering if he is as complete a fool as he appears, and if so, what prompted me to send him to you.
And so I was taken somewhat by surprise when Wu-ming walked into the room, took a pickled cucumber from the jar under his arm, stuffed it whole into his mouth, and happily munching away, broke into the toothless imbecilic grin that would one day become legendary.
A cucumber is a cucumber; the whole universe is the whole universe.
www.serve.com /cmtan/buddhism/Stories/cucumber.html   (2255 words)

  
 BBC - Food - Recipes - Pickled cucumber
Use a fork to run through the surface of the cucumber, vertically downwards, to obtain a fluted pattern when sliced.
Cut cucumber into thin slices and put into a large bowl, sprinkle with salt and mix well.
Leave the cucumber for 10 minutes to absorb the salt then rinse with cold water.
www.bbc.co.uk /food/recipes/database/pickledcucumber_11033.shtml   (151 words)

  
 Pickle (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.umd.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Pickle also provides HTML code for each photo and video uploaded to enable posting on MySpace profiles, blogs, Ebay listings and other personal websites.
Pickle is also a derogatory term for those either serving in the military or those in an ROTC program.
Pickle is also used to describe being in a difficult situation "in a pickle".
en.wikipedia.org.cob-web.org:8888 /wiki/Pickle   (380 words)

  
 - : : mum-mum : : eat-eat : :
After reading Josh's posting on the cucumber salad he made, I got hungry thinking of Granny's pickled cucumber salad.
Note that the cucumbers found in Asia is different from the ones in Western Countries.
In Asia, one has to cut off the tip of the cucumber and start rubbing the top portion on the cut section of the remaining cucumber to remove the sap (which makes the cucumber very bitter).
www.mum-mum.info /2003/10/grannys-cooking-pickled-cucumber-after.html   (580 words)

  
 How about pickled cucumber for breakfast?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
They compared a breakfast of white bread plus regular milk (250 grams) plus fresh cucumber (50 grams) [meal 1] with one of white bread plus yogurt (250 grams) plus pickled cucumber (50 grams) [meal 2].
They found that the glycemic and insulinemic index for meal 1 was 79 and 117 respectively as compared to meal 2 where the values were 55 and 79 respectively.
The researchers conclude that the vinegar in the pickled cucumber is responsible for the highly significant and beneficial reduction in insulinemic index (they had previously found that yogurt did not reduce it).
www.yourhealthbase.com /database/a117d.htm   (393 words)

  
 Recipes at Cooking.com (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.umd.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Peel the cucumber and cut in half lengthwise.
TO SERVE: Divide the cucumber relish among individual dipping saucers.
Arrange 3 or 4 cakes on each serving plate and place a saucer of the cucumber relish alongside.
www.cooking.com.cob-web.org:8888 /recipes/static/recipe612.htm   (478 words)

  
 Australian Lamb | Recipes - Australian Lamb Sandwiches with Mint-pickled Cucumber
Slice cucumber diagonally as thinly as possible and place in a large, shallow bowl.
Top with the cucumber, season with salt and pepper to taste and top with other half of baguette.
TIP: The mint-pickled cucumber can be made a day ahead and refrigerated in a sealed, non-reactive container (e.g.
www.australian-lamb.com /lamb/recipes/method_cut/042_cut.php   (280 words)

  
 English Cucumber in Pickled Ginger Cream Soup
English cucumber, pickled ginger, shallots and roasted garlic in a light pickled ginger coconut cream.
Like I said before, my buddy Chef Scott and I discussed this menu in detail, and some of the dishes were invented or at least the thought process provoked over a game of pool and a couple ice cold Beck's Dark, this was one of those dishes.
Add pickled ginger along with a little bit of the pickled ginger juice.
www.restaurantedge.com /index.phtml?catid=1963   (212 words)

  
 travelingarmchair.com :: around the world travel site
We were relieved enough that we asked her to order whatever she recommended.
One of these dishes was a plate of crunchy, sour, sweet and spicy thin sticks of bright green cucumber with loads of minced ginger.
I wish I knew the name because it has been one of the most delicious things we have eaten in China.
www.travelingarmchair.com /food/pickled-cucumber.htm   (146 words)

  
 Widow's cucumber lasted longer than husband - Unexplained Mysteries Discussion Forums
A Croatian widow has submitted a pickled cucumber for a place as the world's oldest in the Guinness Book of Records.
Vera Dudas, 73, from Duga Resa, says the cucumber was pickled by her mother-in-law when her late husband was born in 1930.
Why would you carry around a cucumber with you during your life anyway?! As a reminder of her dear parted husband its very nice, but I cant fathom why you would keep it during their life together.
www.unexplained-mysteries.com /forum/index.php?showtopic=59611   (854 words)

  
 Food Nouveau - Cook - Main Course - Sandwiches & Pizzas
Meanwhile, slice cucumber into long, thin strips with a vegetable peeler.
Combine cucumber, vinegar, sugar, chili and sauce in medium bowl; stand 10 minutes.
Serve chicken, pickled cucumber and lettuce in pitas.
www.foodnouveau.com /recipes/maincourse/sandwiches/1/m.html   (79 words)

  
 Pickled Cucumbers Recipe - Sauce & Pickle Recipes
A popular crisp, green cucumber pickle delicious with your favorite cheese.
- Pack the garlic and the washed cucumbers into glass jars, layering them with the dill leaves and chopped flower heads.
- Pour the cooled pickling mixture over the cucumbers making sure that the jars are filled.
www.greenchronicle.com /recipes/pickled_cucumbers.htm   (110 words)

  
 chef web
In a medium bowl, combine the cucumber, red onion, pickled ginger, and rice vinegar.
Cook the tuna patties for 5 to 6 minutes per side until they are just cooked through.
Transfer the tuna patties to the buns and top with the wasabi mayonnaise and the pickled cucumber ginger relish.
userwww.sfsu.edu /~mvl/527/CHEF/7tuna.html   (154 words)

  
 DILLED POTATO AND PICKLED CUCUMBER SALAD Recipe at Epicurious.com
The pickled cucumbers are also great on their own as a condiment for tuna-salad sandwiches.
Add drained cucumbers, onion, sliced radishes, and remaining 3 tablespoons dill; toss to blend.
The cucumbers and the dill made it a beautiful summer side.
www.epicurious.com /recipes/recipe_views/views/109778   (427 words)

  
 Vegan Recipes - Vegetables - Mixed - Pickled Cucumber And Radish
Bring vinegar, water, sugar, and salt to a boil in a saucepan, then cool to room temperature.
Combine cucumber, radish, and vinegar in a bowl and chill, covered, until cold.
Pickled vegetables may be chilled up to 3 hours.
www.vegan-food.net /recipe/181/Pickled-Cucumber-And-Radish   (73 words)

  
 New Window - Waitrose.com - Printable Recipe - Marinated Salmon and Pickled Cucumber Parcels
Peel and thinly slice the cucumber, then layer the slices in a colander, scattering over 1 tablespoon of sea salt.
Layer the remaining cucumber on top and spoon over the rest of the dill mixture.
Lift the salmon and cucumber out of the marinade and wrap each portion in a lettuce leaf, securing the bundles with a strip of leek.
www.waitrose.com /frontend/popups/rec_print.asp?recipeid=0505ss31-r04   (285 words)

  
 Agalinks - Latest Recipes (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.cs.umd.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Meanwhile, to make the cucumber topping, peel the cucumber, then slice as thinly as possible using a mandoline or a food processor.
Dissolve the sugar in the vinegar and stir in the dill.
To serve, drain the cucumber well and arrange it casually over the top of the salmon tart.
www.agalinks.com.cob-web.org:8888 /recipes_739.htm   (632 words)

  
 Swedish Pickled Cucumbers
Thin sliced ghurkin, pickled with mustard seeds and paprika.
Mild thin sliced ghurkin, pickled with mustard seeds
Whole Ghurkins, pickled in vinegar with mustard seeds.
www.northerner.com /html/mat-gu_1.html   (76 words)

  
 ASIAN SALMON BURGERS WITH PICKLED CUCUMBER ON PUMPERNICKEL Recipe at Epicurious.com
Note: To slice the cucumber in the following recipe into a paper-thin spiral, we used a Japanese rotary device known as the Benriner vegetable slicer.
(Alternatively, with a sharp knife cut cucumber into very thin slices.) In a bowl toss cucumber with vinegar, sugar, red pepper flakes, and salt to taste.
Arrange lettuce leaves on 4 pumpernickel slices and top with salmon burgers, pickled cucumber, and remaining 4 pumpernickel slices.
www.epicurious.com /recipes/recipe_views/views/12394   (519 words)

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