Quick Recipes For English Tea Sandwiches--Includes recipes for "Spicy Chicken Tea Sandwiches," "Tea Sandwiches with Tuna," "Tea Cucumber Sandwiches," and "Mini Reuben Sandwiches". We did (and loved) the cucumber ones.
Pinner wrote: THIS is the absolute BEST cucumber sandwich. My Mom made them for my wedding. Easy, and delicious! Make sure you mix the cucumber Italian seasoning the night before and let it set overnight, so the flavors mesh.
Cucumber Appetizers ~ Use a small spoon or melon-baller to scoop out some of the seeds, creating little cucumber cups. Scoop a small spoonful of filling into each one and garnish. Various Filling ideas on link.
In a food processor, combine 3 oz. cream cheese with 2 Tablespoons real mayonnaise, 1 teaspoon minced, fresh garlic and 2 teaspoons dry Italian seasoning. Spread the mixture evenly among 6 slices of sandwich bread.
How To Make Cucumber Tea Sandwiches - Inspired by my tea experiences in London, as well as my obsession for all things Downton Abbey, I had to make cucumber tea sandwiches at home. This British tea tradition is simple to make, but there are a few helpful