Here is a quick, fresh pickle fix, perfect for a summer side dish in a snap.
When you find some beautiful, plump little summer cucumbers at a market or from a friendly gardener, add a few sprigs of herbs for a fresh pickle taste. Simply Splendid.
4 small cucumbers, peeled and sliced into spears and sprinkled with salt and white pepper to taste
5 sprigs tarragon
5 sprigs dill
4 tablespoons white wine vinegar
4 ice cubes
Step 1 Place cucumber spears in bowl or dish in which they can lie flat.
Step 2 Nestle herb sprigs in with spears.
Step 3 Sprinkle vinegar over spears.
Step 4 Top with ice cubes and place in refrigerator for an hour before serving.