Preparation
13 minutes
Cook Time
2 minutes
Serves
6
Cooking Level
Easy

Ingredients

  • 1 lb Pure Flavor® Poco Bites® Cocktail Cucumbers
  • 4 medium peaches
  • 1 avocado, cut into 1” pieces
  • ⅓ cup pumpkin seeds
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • 3 tbsp finely chopped parsley
  • 3 tbsp finely chopped cilantro
  • 3 tbsp (or more) fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tsp sesame seeds
  • ½ tsp coriander seeds
  • ½ tsp cumin seeds
  • 1 cardamom pod
  • 1 whole clove
  • 1 Thai chili pepper, finely diced
  • 1 garlic clove, finely grated
  • Kosher salt

Directions

Step 1

Toast cardamom, clove, coriander and cumin in a dry small skillet over medium heat, tossing occasionally, until fragrant – about 2 minutes. Remove seeds from cardamom pod and discard the pod. Finely grind seeds along with other spices in a spice mill or with mortar and pestle. Mix in a large bowl with chili, garlic, parsley, chopped cilantro, lemon juice and 1/4 cup of olive oil. Season with salt. Add cucumbers and toss. Let sit for 5 minutes.

Step 2

Add peaches, avocado and half of the pumpkin seeds to cucumber mixture and season generously with salt. Toss to coat. Taste and adjust seasoning with more salt and/or lemon juice.

Step 3

Serve topped with sesame seeds, cilantro leaves and remaining pumpkin seeds.