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17 Recipes to Make When You're Simply Drowning in Cucumbers

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All year, we wait for the summer bounty—the outpouring of tomatoes and zucchini and peaches and cucumbers. And then, of course, it happens all at once. Our gardens fill up. We line our windowsills with tomatoes. We play a seasonal variant of ding-dong-ditch, leaving baskets of cucumbers on the stoops of neighbors and running off before they can catch us.

And the cucumbers! When it rains it pours. Between batches of pickle salad, make these 17 cuke-using recipes:

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Fattoush
Fattoush
Cantaloupe Cucumber Salad with Basil and Feta
Cantaloupe Cucumber Salad with Basil and Feta
Cucumber-Fennel Fizz
Cucumber-Fennel Fizz
Bread & Butter Pickles

Bread & Butter Pickles by Kelsey Banfield

Jeffrey Alford & Naomi Duguid's Spicy Cucumber Salad

Jeffrey Alford & Naomi Duguid's Spicy Cucumber Salad by Genius Recipes

Green Gazpacho with Chili Cumin Shrimp
Green Gazpacho with Chili Cumin Shrimp
Oisobagi (Summer Quick Cucumber Kimchi)
Oisobagi (Summer Quick Cucumber Kimchi)
Miso Quinoa Pilaf with Grilled Cucumber, Eggplant, and Soy Dressing
Miso Quinoa Pilaf with Grilled Cucumber, Eggplant, and Soy Dressing
Quick Cucumber and Shiso Pickles
Quick Cucumber and Shiso Pickles
Creamy Cucumber "Side"

Creamy Cucumber "Side" by Lizthechef

Yogurt Soup with Cucumbers and Walnuts (Tarator)

Yogurt Soup with Cucumbers and Walnuts (Tarator) by Nicholas Day

Hothouse Cooler
Hothouse Cooler
Mango Cucumber Chile Salad
Mango Cucumber Chile Salad
Garden Mule Cocktail
Garden Mule Cocktail
Cucumber and Red Onion Salad
Cucumber and Red Onion Salad
Sesame Peanut Cucumber Salad
Sesame Peanut Cucumber Salad
It's Hot to Be Cool Thai-Inspired Cucumber Salad
It's Hot to Be Cool Thai-Inspired Cucumber Salad

And if you just need something to dip spears in...

12 Hummuses and Dips for After-School Snacks (or Anytime)
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12 Hummuses and Dips for After-School Snacks (or Anytime)

The bumper crop rolls in. What do you do with it all? Share your ideas in the comments.

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