Cucumbers Cooked with Parsley Sauce

1
Pat Duran

By
@kitchenChatter

This is an old recipe from one of Julia Child when she had her TV cooking show..I remember I wrote it on an envelope-couldn't find any paper.Found it again while sorting out some of my cook books for garage sale.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
4 to 6
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • 3 medium
    slender cucumbers,peeled, sliced 1 inch thick (4 cups)
  • 1 Tbsp
    butter
  • 2 Tbsp
    finely chopped onion
  • 2 Tbsp
    all purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp
    salt
  • 1/8 tsp
    pepper
  • 1 1/2 c
    whole milk
  • 1 large
    egg, beaten
  • 2 Tbsp
    finely chopped fresh parsley

How to Make Cucumbers Cooked with Parsley Sauce

Step-by-Step

  1. Cook cucumbers, covered, in 1 inch boiling water, 10 minutes; drain well.
  2. In a medium skillet melt the butter, sauté the onion until golden, about 5 minutes.
    Remove from heat. Add flour, salt, and pepper, stirring until smooth.
  3. Gradually stir in milk; bring to boiling, stirring until thickened.
    Stir a small amount of the hot sauce into egg; then pour back into skillet. Add cucumbers.
  4. Over low heat, bring cucumber mixture just to boiling, stirring. Sprinkle with parsley. Enjoy.

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About Cucumbers Cooked with Parsley Sauce

Course/Dish: Vegetables
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: English
Other Tag: Quick & Easy




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