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Delicate, buttery sautéed cucumbers go well with anything from a curry to barbecued meat and grilled white fish.


  • 1 cucumber
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • Lemon juice
  • Chopped herbs such as dill & parsley


  1. Peel a cucumber, quarter it lengthways and remove the seeds. Chop the flesh into 2cm chunks. Melt the butter in a pan and toss the cucumber in it, stirring well.
  2. Cook gently for 5 minutes, then add lemon juice, salt and pepper to taste. Stir in the chopped herbs. Serve with fish.
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