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Cucumber Summer Ideas June 29, 2011

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Cucumber can be used for a variety of reasons. From beauty to cooking cucumbers work wonders.

Cucumber helps with the dark circles under your eyes. There is a reason cucumbers are part of a spa treatment.

Close your eyes and put the cucumber slice on them for as long as needed.

You will feel it as soon as you put them on.

Cool Cucumber Salad Recipe

Ingredients:

– 3 medium cucumbers, peeled, seeded, and cut into 1/4-inch slices

– 1 carrot, peeled and shredded

– 1/2 red onion, sliced paper-thin

– 1/3 cup minced cilantro

Dressing:

– 1/2 cup rice vinegar

– 2 tsp. honey

– 2 tsp. Reduced-sodium soy sauce

– 1 1/2 tsp. toasted sesame oil

– Pinch dried red pepper flakes

Preparation per 8 servings:

Preparation time: 25 minutes

Marinating time: one hour

1. Combine the cucumbers, carrots, red onion, and cilantro in a large bowl.

2. Combine the dressing ingredients. Pour dressing over cucumbers, cover, and refrigerate for one hour. Salad may be eaten with a fork.

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Nutritional Values per Meal: 1/2 cup

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