***(RA) Add parsley & lemon Armenian Cucumber Salad arge Armenian cucumber, roughly chopped (substitute 2 English or 3 Kirby cucumbers) ¼ cup thinly sliced red onion (from ½ a small red onion) ¼ cup crumbled feta or Bulgarian cheese ½ tablespoon olive oil ½ tablespoon red wine vinegar Salt and pepper Directions Put the cucumber, onion, feta, oil, and vinegar in a medium bowl. Toss together.
Quick Dill Pickles. Kirby cucumbers are the most common for pickling as they tend to retain their crunch. You can use this same brine to pickle other vegetables such as blanched cauliflower, carrots, beets or green beans.
Salmon with Spicy Cucumber-Pineapple Salsa : Combine the fresh flavors of Kirby cucumbers, pineapple, basil, scallions, and jalapeno with a honey-lime dressing to make the salsa for this dish. With such a flavorful garnish, the sauteed salmon only needs a seasoning of salt and pepper.