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Cucumber Continental - Each
Cucumber Continental - Each
$2.20 $0.00 $2.20/each

Product Description: The green cucumber is botanically a fruit, and is related to the melon, squash and pumpkin. It is a elongated cylindrical , with a crisp tender green skin. it's flesh is juicy and cool to taste and soft edible seeds surrounded by a translucent gel and is approximately 20-30cm long.

Cucumber Continental Uses- Wash, slice and eat raw with the skin on. Use in salads, as an accompaniment to Indian curries. Use as hors-d'oeuvres sliced 1/2cm thick and topped with Barambah Organic Quack and smoked salmon.

Cucumber Continental Nutrition- Although less nutritious than most fruit and vegetables, the fresh cucumber is still a very good source of the vitamin C and the mineral molybdenum. It is also a good source of vitamin A, potassium, manganese, folate, dietary fiber and magnesium. What you may not know is that this crisp, refreshing fruit also contains compounds called sterols, which have been shown to lower cholesterol in animals.

Ingredients: Cucumber

Nutrition Information: SERVING SIZE: 100g

  Per serving Per 100g
Calories 16kJ 16kJ
Fat, Total 0.1g 0.1g
- Saturated 0.0g 0.0g
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0mg
Sodium 2.0mg 2.0mg
Carbohydrate Total 3.6g 3.6g
- sugars 1.7g 1.7g
Gluten Nil Detected Nil Detected
Protein 0.6g 0.6g

*The nutritional value of "Cucumber Continental" will vary slightly depending on the variety and size

 

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