Recipes for Falafel Fans

This relish uses kirby cucumbers, which have bumpy skins and are small, usually about 6 inches. They have a mild flavor and are super crunchy. They're the kind of cucumbers often suggested for pickling, gazpacho, and salads. This relish goes well with falafel in its many forms, especially atop a falafel burger. It's refreshing with the fresh chopped mint and creamy Greek yogurt, with a nice kick of heat from the cayenne pepper. The ground cumin and crushed coriander round out the flavor profile.

Serve this tzatziki-like condiment atop grilled meats such as our Middle Eastern Lamb Burgers or in a pita with falafel.... Read More