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INGREDIENTS

  • 1 puff pastry
  • Strawberries
  • For the custard:
    - 3 Egg yolks
    - 3 cups milk
  • - 1/2 cup sugar
  • - 1/2 powdered sugar
    - 1 vanilla bean
  • For the whipped cream:
    -3 cups cold heavy whipping cream
    -1 vanilla bean
    -1/2 cup powdered sugar

METHOD

  1. Roll out the puff pastry and cut out rectangles (2 per cake).
  2. Bake for 10 minutes at 340° F.
  3. For the custard: simmer milk on low heat and add the vanilla bean. In a separate bowl, beat the egg yolks with the sugar and powdered sugar. Incorporate the egg mixture into the milk, and let simmer for a few minutes until it thickens.
  4. For the whipped cream: combine the heavy cream and vanilla bean in a bowl mix. Add the powdered sugar, and whip until firm.
  5. Combine the custard and whipped cream to make whipped custard cream. 
  6. Refrigerate the whipped custard cream for one hour.
  7. Lay out the pastry rectangles, and use a piping bag to pipe out small peaks of whipped custard cream in rows. Alternate with rows of strawberries. 
  8. Layer and repeat. Dust with powdered sugar.
  9. Enjoy! 

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Place cucumber slices in a medium bowl and sprinkle with salt

  • 2 Cups thinly sliced cucumbers (4 small or large cucumbers)
  • 1/2 TSP Salt
  • 1 Cup Thinly sliced onion
  • 1/4 Cup Vinegar
  • 1/4 Cup water
  • 1 TBSP Sugar
  • Pepper to tatse
4.3/5 (9 Votes)

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  • 1 cucumber
  • 4 tomatoes
  • 1 medium onion
  • Chopped parsley (optional)
  • 1 or 2 lemons or limes
  • Salt to taste
4.2/5 (40 Votes)

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"I got this recipe from a friend's mother and changed a couple things to suit our family's tastes

  • Cucumbers (seeded and sliced into wedges -- do not peel)
  • 2 1/2 cups vinegar
  • 1 cup cold water
  • 1/2 cup coarse salt
  • 2 cups sugar
  • 2 tbsp mustard seed
  • Fresh dill sprigs
  • Garlic cloves (crushed)
4.2/5 (37 Votes)

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Bring a large pot of lightly salted water to a boil

  • 1 (16 ounce) package uncooked rotini pasta
  • 1 (16 ounce) bottle Italian salad dressing
  • 2 cucumbers, chopped
  • 6 tomatoes, chopped
  • 1 bunch green onions, chopped
  • 4 ounces grated Parmesan cheese
  • 1 tablespoon Italian seasoning
4.6/5 (5 Votes)

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Preheat oven to 350 degrees Tartare: Peel cucumber and dice small

  • 1 cucumber
  • 3 tomatoes
  • 2 tablespoons sherry vinegar
  • 4 tablespoons walnut oil
  • 1 shallot
  • salad greens
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan
4.4/5 (11 Votes)

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PEEL AND SLICE VERY THIN CUCUMBERS AND ONIONS SPRINKLE WITH SALT SET ASIDE

  • 3 LG RED ONION
  • 2 CUCUMBER
  • 1 TBLS SALT
  • 1/ PT SOUR CREAM
  • 3/4 C SUGAR
  • 1/3 C VINEGAR OR TO TASTE
  • 1 TSP PAPRIKA
4.4/5 (7 Votes)

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This is a fresh tasting salad that is simple to make

  • 3 hot house tomatoes, sliced
  • 1 cucumber, sliced
  • 3 green onions, chopped
  • 1/3 cup sugar
  • 2 tsp salt
  • 1 tbsp mixed pepper
  • 2/3 cup apple cider vinegar
  • 1/4 cup water
  • 2 tbsp lime juice
4/5 (12 Votes)

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In a medium-sized bowl mix together all ingredients except bread

  • 8 Ounce Cream Cheese, Softened
  • - 1 ½ Cups Cucumbers, Diced
  • - 8 Pieces Wheat Bread
  • - 2 Tablespoons Italian Dressing
  • - 1 Tablespoon Mayonnaise
  • - ¼ Teaspoon Salt
  • - ¼ Teaspoon Black Pepper
  • - ¼ Teaspoon Dill
4/5 (6 Votes)

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Bring vinegar, sugar and spice to a boil

  • 5 Quarts Salted Cukes
  • 5 Cups Vinegar
  • 5 Cups White sugar
  • 1/2 tbsp Pickling spice
4.4/5 (6 Votes)

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Finely grate the cucumber with the skin and let drain for 1 h

  • 1 cucumber
  • 1 package Greek yogurt
  • 1 lime
  • salt and pepper
  • mint
  • 2 cloves of garlic
4.2/5 (11 Votes)

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