Momofuku Kirby Cucumber Pickle Recipe - Tender Kirby cucumbers take no time at all to pickle, and this recipe from Chef David Chang of Momofuku is a perfect example. These sweet, salty pickles are ready in about an hour.
Make Your Own Pickles At Home With One Of These Recipes
Brine:1 cup water½ cup white vinegar1 tablespoon salt1 tablespoon sugar1 tablespoon whole black peppercorns1 teaspoon caraway seed1½ teaspoon dill seed12 Kirby cucumber spears (3 cucumbers quartered lengthwise)3 sprigs fresh dill1 whole clove garlic
Cucumber Salad with Sour Cream and Dill Dressing We've given this creamy cucumber salad recipe a healthy update. But it's still so good, you won't even notice! Reduced-fat sour cream (in place of full-fat) lowers the calorie count without losing taste.
Cucumbers grown in the wrong conditions can become bitter or tasteless. Plant them alongside sunflowers. As they grow, the cucumber tendrils will use the heavy sunflower stalks for climbing support and you'll have the sweetest cucumbers you've ever eaten.