Cucumber Fan ( Fruit and Vegetable Carvings)


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A simple flower which will make your meals more attractive.

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Preparation Time:     Makes 1 flower


Suitable Garnish For
starter platters

What You Will Need
1 green cucumber
chopping board

  1. Cut around 4” piece of unpeeled green cucumber. Place it vertically on the chopping board and cut into half, using a knife.
  2. Place one part of the cucumber with the flat side facing downwards and make 2 cuts diagonally, using a knife. The piece should be around 2” in width.
  3. Starting from one end of the cucumber piece, make around 10 slices at regular intervals till 1 cm away from the other end.
  4. Turn the cucumber over and bend back every other slice to the joined end, leaving the alternate slices straight. Immerse in ice-cold water for about 25 minutes, to make it crisp.

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