15 Healthy Cucumber Recipes | What To Do With A Lot Of Cucumbers

What else can you do with a bunch of cucumbers besides salads? In addition to being refreshing, cucumbers are abundant in nutrients, antioxidants, and are a good aid for weight loss. And, with summer quickly approaching, I’m sure you’re looking for dishes that will keep you energized in the scorching heat. So, if you have a lot of cucumbers in hand, then here are 15 healthy cucumber recipes you can easily do!

15. Asian Cucumber Salad

This simple Asian cucumber salad with a vinegar dressing is bursting with bright flavor, but only requires a few ingredients and three easy steps to make!

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14. Chinese Shredded Chicken and Cucumber Salad

Chinese Shredded Chicken and Cucumber Salad is a very refreshing side dish or appetizer perfect for the summer. At my house, we make it when we have left over chicken.

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13. Easy Old-Fashioned Cucumber Salad “Gurkensalat” (Gluten-Free, Vegan, Paleo)

The simple, classic German side dish, “Gurkensalat”. This Easy Old-Fashioned Cucumber Salad is just like grandma used to make!

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12. Pineapple Cucumber Salad Recipe

Pineapple and cucumber are refreshing flavors independently, but put them together in this delicious Pineapple Cucumber Salad and it is truly fireworks!

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11. Gluten-Free Greek Pasta Salad (Vegan, Allergy-Free)

This easy Gluten-Free Greek Pasta Salad is vegan, dairy-free, allergy-free, loaded with fresh crunchy veggies, & a homemade greek vinaigrette!

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10. Asian Spicy Sesame Cucumber Salad Recipe

This Asian spicy sesame cucumber salad is so crunchy and addictive! The dressing is simply mouthwatering!

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9. Cold Italian Pasta Salad (Gluten-Free, Vegan, Allergy-Free)

A Classic Italian Pasta Salad that’s gluten-free, vegan, and allergy-free! The cold pasta salad you love, with tri-colored pasta, fresh veggies, and a healthy homemade Italian dressing!

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8. Raw Spiralized Thai Salad

Who ever said veggies were boring? This Spiralized Thai Salad is all veggie, all raw, and exploding with flavor! If you aren’t a veggie lover yet, you will be after tasting this gluten-free and vegan spiralized salad!

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7. Cucumber Strawberry Salad

Enjoy the fresh flavors of Summer in this delicious Cucumber Strawberry Salad with homemade balsamic Dijon dressing. Baby spinach, baby cucumbers, fresh mint, feta cheese and strawberries are tossed together in this light and healthy salad recipe.

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6. Refreshing Cucumber Melon Vodka Cocktail

This Refreshing Cucumber Melon Vodka Cocktail is made with just 4 ingredients. It is a delicious blend of muddled cucumber, lemon-lime soda and melon vodka poured over ice. It is the perfect drink to enjoy by the pool on a warm afternoon.

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5. Cucumber Mint Water with Strawberries

Tantalize your taste buds with this incredible Cucumber Mint Water with Strawberries! It’s an ice-cold refreshing drink that will get your senses energized and tastes excellent too. 

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4. Tarator – An Albanian Cold Cucumber and Yogurt Soup

I grew up eating tarator during a lot of summer nights in my native country. It’s a refreshing cold soup made with yogurt, cucumber, dill, salt and garlic. In Albania we didn’t call it cold soup, but I don’t know how else to describe it.

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3. Feta Cheese Cucumber Crostini

I decided to come up with a homemade Mediterranean crostini that was easy and that I usually have all the ingredients for. That’s how I came up with this Feta Cheese Cucumber Crostini recipe. Hope you enjoy it as much as I do!

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2. Tzatziki Chicken Salad

Tzatziki chicken salad is the perfect make-ahead cold lunch recipe. Shredded rotisserie chicken is topped with a tangy tzatziki sauce that’s filled with fresh flavors from cucumber, dill, and Greek yogurt.

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1. Refrigerator Bread and Butter Pickles

Refrigerator Bread and Butter Pickles are easy to make at home, no canning required. Thin sliced cucumbers and onions are pickled in a sweet and flavorful brine in the refrigerator.

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15 Best Cucumber Recipes

15 Best Cucumber Recipes

If you have a lot of cucumbers in hand, then here are 15 healthy cucumber recipes you can easily do!


  • Asian Cucumber Salad
  • Chinese Shredded Chicken and Cucumber Salad
  • Easy Old-Fashioned Cucumber Salad “Gurkensalat”
  • Pineapple Cucumber Salad Recipe


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