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FYI, ISIS Once Freaked Out About Women Buying Cucumbers

The Huffington Post | Akbar_Ahmed | Posted 11.20.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The murderous militant group that calls itself the Islamic State purports to be the ultimate radical Islamist force, out to permanently...

Unsuspecting Cats Get Completely Startled By ... Cucumbers? Yep.

The Huffington Post | Oliver Noble | Posted 11.15.2015 | Comedy

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10 Amazing Health Benefits of Cucumbers

Anne Ricci | Posted 10.20.2015 | Healthy Living
Anne Ricci

If you'd like to make your diet healthier by adding more vegetables to your meals, cucumbers are a great choice. Cucumbers are widely used in traditional diets as well as spas across the world for a reason: They are good for health.

These Edible Cucumber Cups Are Perfect for Your Next Party | Posted 09.04.2015 | Taste

These cups are perfect for shots, a cocktail, juice, or even water -- and they only take five minutes to make!

10 Things You Didn't Know About Cucumbers

Spoon University | Posted 08.06.2015 | Taste
Spoon University

Well, we know who has replaced Panacea, Greek goddess of universal remedy: the cucumber. They're delicious, yes, but cucumbers are so much more than just taste. Here are ten things that the supernatural cucumber does.

3 Reasons Why Cucumber Is Your Skin's New Best Friend

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 06.23.2015 | Style

Photo: Getty Images Cucumber has a way of making the simplest things better, like a cold glass of water or a sushi roll. But did you know that th...

Summer Breeze Sweet & Sour Cucumber Noodles

Lindajoy Rose, Ph.D. | Posted 06.15.2015 | Taste
Lindajoy Rose, Ph.D.

You can spice up the mixture by adding chopped dill or jalapeno peppers, or add a teaspoon of sriracha to the dressing.

Here's The Perfect Cucumber Snack To Enjoy At Your Next BBQ

OWN | Posted 05.29.2015 | OWN

Despite their prevalence in the summer months, cucumbers are rarely the star of a dish -- until now.

Catch A Sneak Peek At Tonight's Steamy 'Cucumber' Episode

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 04.20.2015 | Gay Voices

New episodes of the gay-themed British companion shows "Cucumber" and "Banana" air tonight on Logo TV -- and we've got a sneak peek! Russell T. Da...

6 Cocktail Recipes for Spring

Imbibe | Posted 06.01.2015 | Taste

Spring is in the air -- and in our cocktail glasses -- thanks to these seasonally inspired sips.

Avocado Veggie Pita Pizza

Helen Agresti RD | Posted 04.29.2015 | Taste
Helen Agresti RD

We are rebooting our metabolism with this avocado veggie pita pizza. We cleared out what was left in our veggie drawer and created a nutritious ener...

A First Look At The Hot New Gay Dramas You'll Soon Be Talking About

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 03.04.2015 | Gay Voices

The two hotly-anticipated dramas "Cucumber" and "Banana" are set to "sneak premiere" on Logo TV March 2 -- and we've got an advance peek at the steamy...

Star Won't Define Sexuality: 'Some Time In My Life I Might Fall In Love With A Man'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 01.20.2015 | Gay Voices

Freddie Fox stated this week that he cannot define his sexuality because one day he "might fall in love with a man." Fox, currently the star of que...

The Writer Of 'Queer As Folk' Has 3 Brand New Projects Headed Our Way

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 12.16.2014 | Gay Voices

Are you ready for your new favorite queer television shows? From the writer of the iconic "Queer As Folk" and the much beloved "Dr. Who" comes "Cuc...

Cucumber Ice Cream: Summer's Coolest Dessert

Tasting Table | Posted 10.20.2014 | Taste
Tasting Table

Tasting Table | Recipes | Karen Palmer Cucumber ice cream. When I first read those words on Miles Thompson's menu at a recent Beard House dinner, I...

Tzatziki Sauce: Add Something New To Your BBQ

So Good | Posted 07.23.2014 | Taste
So Good

Barbecue season is here and with a cool tzatziki sauce, your grilled meat will taste even better.

Dinner Rebranded: It's Fiesta Time

Dana Slatkin | Posted 07.01.2014 | Home
Dana Slatkin

With Cinco de Mayo coming up, why not make dinner more fun and festive? Break out the blender and you're practically there.

The Best Cucumber Salad

Plated | Posted 10.30.2013 | Taste

In Bridgehampton, NY there's a great little Sicilian restaurant, Osteria Salina, serving up delicious Italian food. While everything on the menu is great, the simple cucumber antipasto they bring out as soon as you sit down really stands out.

Yellow Heirloom Tomato Gazpacho With Lime Oil and Fresh Mint

Viviane Bauquet Farre | Posted 10.20.2013 | Taste
Viviane Bauquet Farre

The lime-infused oil drizzled on the chilled soup just before serving brings out the tomatoes' flavor even more.

A Green Gazpacho: Chilled Cucumber Soup With Yogurt and Fresh Mint

Viviane Bauquet Farre | Posted 09.18.2013 | Taste
Viviane Bauquet Farre

The humble cucumber is transformed into a beautiful gazpacho.

Pan Bagnat With Grilled Peppers and Basil Vinaigrette

Viviane Bauquet Farre | Posted 08.17.2013 | Taste
Viviane Bauquet Farre

The quintessential summer sandwich!

Some Like it Hot, Others Do Not: Food As an Ancient Path to Balance

Mika Ono | Posted 11.30.2011 | Healthy Living
Mika Ono

Here are two simple dishes that illustrate how warming and cooling foods can be integrated into your diet to help achieve balance and wellbeing.

Vegan Gluten-Free Tabouli Salad

Brigitte Mars | Posted 11.15.2011 | Home
Brigitte Mars

Tabouli Salad is a great way to use colorful antioxidant rich fresh produce: Sunripened tomatoes, cool cukes, sensuous spearmint and hip hempseed.

The Taste of Summer: Cucumber Citrus Salad

Marilinda Hodgdon | Posted 10.08.2011 | Home
Marilinda Hodgdon

2011-08-08-Screenshot20110808at5.22.54PM.jpgWherever you procure your fresh produce, salads festooned with leafy herbs and fruity vinegars are a no fuss, low calorie answer to light and flavor-filled summer eating.

Beat Summer Heat With Chilly Eats

Lisa Turner | Posted 08.19.2011 | Home
Lisa Turner

You can beat the heat with cooling and moistening foods like cucumber, melons, mint and raw greens that balance soaring temperatures and dampen the fiery flames of summer.