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Braised Cucumbers

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Braised cucumbers are another great way to serve cucumbers. This dish can be best made with fresh, thin cucumbers. Make this quick dish to serve with other main course dishes and serve warm.
Ingredients
  Cucumbers 2 Large
  Chicken bouillon cube 1
  Hot water 1⁄4 Cup (4 tbs)
  Butter 1 Tablespoon
Directions

GETTING READY
1)Pare cucumbers and cut into 1-inch slices.

MAKING
2)In a saucepan, dissolve bouillon cube in 1/4 cup hot water and add butter.
3)Add cucumbers to bouillon and cover the pan.
4)Simmer for 10 minutes or until cucumbers are tender. Drain.

SERVING
5)Serve the braised cucumbers immediately.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Easy
Cuisine: 
American
Course: 
Side Dish
Taste: 
Savory
Method: 
Braising
Ingredient: 
Cucumber
Interest: 
Party
Preparation Time: 
5 Minutes
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes
Ready In: 
15 Minutes
Servings: 
2

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