Sep 3, 2018 - Explore barbara paletta's board "cucumber tea sandwiches" on Pinterest. But of course, you can customize this lunch recipe to best suit your taste buds! Top with a cucumber slice and a few dill leaves for a quick and fresh appetizer or little snack. A base of white bread plays host to the Benedictine spread, which is a blend of cream cheese, chopped cucumber, green onions, a sprinkling of dill, mayo, and a healthy dose of salt and pepper. The seasoning in this sandwich is kept light so that one does not lose the natural flavor, tanginess and taste of tomato and cucumber. These diminutive, expertly trimmed pillows of geometric perfection, assembled from the soft white slices of giant Pullman loaf, are party perfect. It’s simple to make with a bright dressing full of herbs. This is our best-ever tea sandwich recipe, partly because it’s so easy, and partly because it’s so delicious. Related Videos. The best Cucumber Sandwich is made with rye bread, herbed cream cheese, and fresh cucumbers with some of salt. This is one delightful salad that’s like a burst of summer on your plate! Make sure your event is well-equipped with a selection of 1 large cucumber sliced paper thin for topping sandwiches 1 tablespoon of chives chopped tiny for tops of sandwiches. It’s light and dainty and can be eaten in … Planning a picnic? The second tea sandwich is stuffed with homemade Pimiento cheese, otherwise known as Southern pâté. Every time I have served these everyone wants the recipe...and they're so easy! See more ideas about tea sandwiches, tea party food, high tea. Tea sandwiches are the perfect finger food, and in the South certain tea sandwiches are classics.These recipes help you elevate the humble tea sandwich from the familiar to the fantastic. The perfect cucumber sandwiches (Makes 9) 1/2 cucumber, peeled Salt 6 thin slices of good white bread This simple sandwich recipe needs minimal ingredients and is healthy and filling. The cucumber sandwiches are made using thin slices of English cucumbers arranged on bread that’s slathered with a delicious chive and dill cream cheese. A definite classic little nibble that sure does disappear fast. Leo and I have eaten a lot of these refreshing cucumber sandwiches this summer. A cucumber sandwich is a tea time staple. Add a little style to your next ladies luncheon with these heavenly finger sandwiches! Cucumber sandwiches are very much a British invention, created during the Victorian era as part of afternoon tea. Cucumber Sandwiches for Tea Time. Whether you call it a tea sandwich or finger sandwich, their main purpose is to stave off hunger until meal time. Traditional cucumber sandwiches for tea consists of crustless bread, cucumber, and butter. 4:55. 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