1. Tomato, Cucumber, & Feta Salad Judy Heinrich / imbored-letsgo.com These guys make a true dream team. Get the recipe. 2. Cucumber & Mint Sorbet Mika Reilly / milliemirepoix.wordpress.com It is HIGH TIME cucumbers were nominated for excellence in the dessert category. Get the recipe. 3. Whole Wheat Pasta With Tofu & Cucumbers Sara Forte / foodandwine.com This makes a really great Meatless Monday dinner. Get the recipe. 4. Scandi Toast Christina Holmes / bonappetit.com Less of a recipe than an idea, but: Spread butter on (dark rye) bread. Add smoked fish, thinly sliced cukes, and maybe a little dill. 5. Cucumber Mojito Rachel Carr / rachelcarr.com Quick, get drunk on these before summer's over! Get the recipe. 6. Quinoa Salad with Edamame, Cucumber, & Avocado Maria & Josh Lichty / twopeasandtheirpod.com Or, How to Feel Very Smug About Your Healthy Eating Choices. Get the recipe. 7. Chilled Cucumber Soup With Soba Noodles Maria del Mar Sacasa / bonappetit.com Clean, simple, and classy. Get the recipe. 8. Cucumber-Lime Paletas Christopher Testani / bonappetit.com Cucumber is already the most popsiclesque of vegetables, so this makes sense. Get the recipe. 9. Sesame-Ginger Cucumber Noodles With Mint & Edamame Ali Maffucci / inspiralized.com Low-low-carb and easy as pie if you have a spiralizer. Get the recipe. 10. Momofuku's Pork Buns James Ransom / food52.com Are the cucumbers just here to make you feel less guilty about eating chunks of delicious pork fat? MAYBE AND WHAT ABOUT IT? Get the recipe. 11. Spicy Mango-Cucumber Salad Skewers Sylvie Shirazi / gourmandeinthekitchen.com With a simple citrus dressing. Get the recipe. 12. Chilled Cucumber-Tahini & Herb Soup With Cumin-Spiced Roasted Chickpeas Andrea Bemis / dishingupthedirt.com Cold soup is great for serving to friends because you can make it a day ahead and just whip it out of the fridge when guests arrive. Get the recipe. 13. Easy Dill Refrigerator Pickles pinchandswirl.com These will be ready to go in as little as six hours. Get the recipe. 14. Cucumber Goat Grilled Cheese Sarah Marie Gerrity / sweetsonian.com Goat cheese for daaaaays. Get the recipe. 15. Fresh Cucumber Lemonade Zerrin Gunaydin / giverecipe.com Someone find me a porch to drink this on, STAT. Get the recipe. 16. Grilled Chile-Lime Fish Tacos With Cucumber-Mango Salsa jasonandshawnda.com ~tRoPiCaL~ ~pArTy~ tAcOs~ Get the recipe. 17. Cucumber, Shallot, & Strawberry Salad Steve Dent / circusgardener.com This dressing calls for passion fruit vinegar (fancy!), but any slightly sweet vinegar you've got around should be just fine. Get the recipe. 18. Cucumber-Feta Toasts marthastewart.com The Platonic ideal of a summer afternoon snack. Get the recipe. 19. Lemony Spinach, Cucumber, & Avocado Soup Lindsay Cheesebrew / lindsay-cheesebrew.squarespace.com Avocado keeps it creamy, cucumber keeps it cool. Get the recipe. 20. Cucumber, Hummus, & Avocado Toast Karen Troughton / kitchentreaty.com A very easy lunch for a lazy day. Get the recipe. 21. Cucumber Melon Salsa ourfourforks.com Would be delicious with grilled meat or fish. Get the recipe. 22. Perfect Pimm's Cup seriouseats.com THE summer cocktail of choice for ladies and gentlemen of distinction. Get the recipe. 23. Farro & Cucumber Salad Hirsheimer & Hamilton / bonappetit.com Bonus points for pretty beets. Get the recipe. 24. Cucumber Tea Sandwiches Carrie Pacini / forthefeast.com Oh, darling, I simply couldn't eat another bite. Well, all right, I'll have four. Get the recipe. 25. Cucumber-Buttermilk Soup marthastewart.com No cooking necessary! Get the recipe. 26. Cold Cucumber Sesame Chicken Salad Caroline Phelps / pickledplum.com Poaching chicken with sake is a neat technique you'll probably find yourself using again. Get the recipe. 27. Spicy Cucumber Margarita Matt Duckor / bonappetit.com Because cucumbers like tequila just as much as you do. Get the recipe.