Refreshing Cucumber Sandwiches

Cucumber sandwiches are a refreshing summer treat. Especially now when the gardens and markets are bursting with fresh cucumber. Tasty and easy. However, they can also be enjoyed in the winter.

How to make refreshing Cucumber Sandwiches.

Cucumber Sandwich
Open-Faced Cucumber Sandwich

Aug. 21, 2020  Deborah Esplin

Ingredients for 1 Cucumber Sandwich,  scale-up for more

2 pieces of bread or 1 if you want an open-faced sandwich

¼ cucumber 0.25 pounds, thinly sliced

2-3 tablespoons of cream cheese or goat’s cheese

1.5 teaspoon mayonnaise

½ tp 1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce

Salt, pepper, onion powder, garlic powder

Chives, diced

Preparation of Cucumber Sandwiches

Take a sieve and line it with a piece of paper towel. Place the sliced cucumber in a single layer around the paper in the sieve. Sprinkle with salt. Place another piece of paper towel over the cucumber layer. Let sit for 20 to 30 minutes.

Meanwhile, mix the other ingredients except for the bread. Spread the mixture on the bread. Place the cucumber slices on the bread and cover with the second slice of bread.

Slice, serve and enjoy.

Cucumber Sandwich
Cucumber Sandwich

TIP: If I am making the sandwiches to bring to a party, I cut the crusts off the bread so the sandwiches look more elegant.

TIP: You can use any kind of bread and make the sandwiches open-faced or with two pieces of bread.

TIP: If I am making the sandwiches to bring to a party, I cut the crusts off the bread so the sandwiches look more elegant.

TIP: You can use any kind of bread and make the sandwiches open-faced or with two pieces of bread.

See the other two cucumber recipes below to make a complete refreshing summer lunch.

Refreshing Cucumber Soup, chilled

Delicious Cucumber Tomato Bocconcini Salad

Easy Peach Crisp

Easy Gazpacho Cold Summer Soup

Sooo Refreshing Iced Tea

Check out these other recipe ideas:  Recipes from The Daily Basil Blog.

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