When the summer season hits, so does the craving for fresh produce. One of the season’s finest fruits happens to be the cucumber, and not just because of its refreshingly crisp qualities. Cucumbers hydrate, they’re a great source of vitamin C and fiber, as well as silica, which is responsible for healthy tissue, bones, and skin.
Because cucumbers are abundant in the summer, it’s the perfect time to enjoy them. We made a curated list of delicious recipes that all highlight the satisfying fruit. From fresh poke bowls that’ll take you to a tropical paradise to fueling salads that will fortify your body for any summer adventure, these recipes have all you need to make the most of the season’s best produce. Ahead, check out the best cucumber recipes that’ll keep you cool all summer long.
– Additional reporting by Lauren Harano and Aemilia Madden
Source: Pop Sugar