All we want right now are foods and flavors that are cooling, refreshing, and soothing
. No pair fits this description better than cucumber and mint! What ways can you think of using these two ingredients?A few recipes to get the creative juices flowing!
• Pimm's Italiano Cocktail with Mint, Lemon, Cucumber, and Fernet Branca
• Cucumber and Pear Gazpacho with Mint from Cookthink
• Cucumber Salad with Mint and Feta from Simply Recipes
• Cucumber Mint Tea Sandwiches from Epicurious
• Minted Apricot Cous Cous from Tasty Kitchen
What are your favorite cucumber and mint combinations?
Related: Cucumber Primer: Kirby, Gherkin, English, and More
(Images, clockwise from bottom left corner: Elizabeth Passarella, Faith Durand, The Baddish Group, quinn.anya, and trekkyandy)