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Cucumber and Grape Juice


A juicy healthy drink with a refreshing flavor, great for hot days and very hydrating!

Best Used By Blood Types:
  • Type A (0 beneficials)
  • Type A Non Secretor (0 beneficials)
  • Type AB (1 beneficials)
  • Type AB Non Secretor (1 beneficials)
  • Type B (1 beneficials)
  • Type B Non Secretor (1 beneficials)
  • Beverages
  • 1 cucumber
  • 1 bunch of seedless green grapes
  • 2 medium cups of water
  • 10 ice cubes
  • 1 blender
How to make it:
  1. First slice up some cucumber and put in a bowl.
  2. Pull some green grapes off their stem and put them in a bowl.
  3. Once both bowls are filled with the greens, fill your blender with 2 cups of cool water and with 10 ice cubes.
  4. Add the cucumber and blend for 30 seconds once blended add all the grapes and whiz the blender for 20 seconds then serve.

BTD Core Ingredients Analysis:

NameNotesA SecA NonABSecABNonB SecB NonO SecO Non
Grape (all)1 ,2 ,3 ,4 ,5 N N B B B B N N
Cucumber Juice3 ,4 N N N N N N A A
[1] This recipe uses ingredients with a high glycemic index.
[2] This recipe uses ingredients rich in lignans.
[3] This recipe uses ingredients which may help limit bacterial overgrowth.
[4] This recipe uses ingredients which may be high in pesticides.
[5] This recipe uses ingredients which may be high in chitinase, an allergen.

  • This recipe is low in common allergens.
  • This recipe is gluten free.
  • This is a low lectin recipe.
  • This recipe uses ecologically friendly ingredients.

    If an ingredient is an avoid for your blood type, then try using a BTD compliant variant/substitute or leaving the item out of the recipe.

    Please Note:
    When using any recipe, always check it for avoids and make the appropriate adjustments where necessary. The Blood Type Diet Recipe Database has been recently greatly enhanced. Also, the food lists changed somewhat a couple of years ago, and all recipes in the database may not reflect those changes in terms of the blood types for which the recipes are recommended. Volunteer Blood Type Diet Forums Members are working to review and update all the recipes to take advantage of the all the new features and food lists. Please be patient with us until the process has been completed.

    Revision History:
    • Revised Oct 07, 2007 at 11:23 PM By: Don