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Lemon Cucumber

Lemon Cucumber

Description

A baseball sized cucumber that has a lemony looking skin and shape. Their flavor is excellent, a bit sweeter than normal cucumbers and according to various sources, they don't have the natural chemical makeup that causes a normal green cucumber to be bitter and harder to digest

Applications/Techniques

Lemon cucumber make good pickling cucumbers but more often than not, they are eaten raw as part of a refreshing summer salad. Lemon Cucumbers pair well with salmon, scallops, shrimp and smoked salmon-hot and cold smoked. Cucumbers compliment gin cocktails and other beverages

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