All posts tagged: Cucumber

Mediterranean Bean Salad with red kidney beans, runner beans, navy beans and chickpeas, cucumber, tomato, parsley, mint, roasted seeds/nuts

Mediterranean Bean Salad

Next time you are wondering what to do with that can of beans in your cupboard, go ahead and give this simple, healthy and naturally oh-so tasty Mediterranean bean salad a try. It’s low fat, high in protein and easy to put together with ingredients that you probably already have on hand. Full or fresh […]

Mini Cucumber Salad with Dill and Feta

Cucumber Salad with Dill and Feta

Cool, crisp and refreshing, I love a good cucumber salad – especially one made with adorable mini cucumbers! The combination of cucumber, sweet red onion, dill, lemon and feta cheese is really quite lovely. Plus it’s that anytime kind of salad. It’s fantastic served alongside a lazy Sunday brunch or as a refreshing side for […]

10 Cucumber Tips and Tricks

Cucumbers are hugely underrated. Not only do they taste great, but with 95% water content they are amazingly hydrating­­—helping flush away toxins from your body. They also a number of other health benefits and other useful purposes. BENEFITS: • High in vitamins B1, B3, B5, B6, folic acid, vitamin C, calcium, iron, magnesium, phosphorus, potassium, […]

Thai Watermelon Salad

This is the ultimate refresher salad for a warm summer evening. Had it not been a Sunday, I would have made a quick trip to my local fish monger to pick up some prawns. The addition of jumbo prawns or even shrimps, would have been made this Thai watermelon salad even more fabulous. Germany, like […]