Tag Archives: Cucumbers
One of the joys of the summer garden is slicing up a cucumber straight off the vine and savoring that first crisp, cool bite. Well, it's a joy when the cucumber tastes the way it should, with that sweet, refreshing flavor that alludes to a clear mountain spring. But sometimes, for no apparent reason, one will taste bitter. How does that happen, and more importantly, what can you do about it? If you follow these tips to minimize a cucumber's...