Drinking tea is a custom in England,They didn't finish there tea time with just a cuppa. There has to be something with tea like biscuts, crumpets, scones, sandwiches, buns. Afternoon tea is a light meal generaly eaten in between 3-5pm and traditionaly tea is served with sugar and milk.Afternoon tea is first served with sandwiches then cake and scone or buns.cucumber sandwiches are most often served for afternoon tea in Britan as a finger food.So the simple cucumber sandwiches are originated from British. To days my recipe for British is Cucumber tea time sandwich. Before I start my recipe let's check what our friend are doing in the blogging marathon.To day is the 4th day of blogging marathon let's check...
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Dil leaves -- 1/4 cup fresh,finely chopped
Unsalted butter -- 2 tab sp
Cream cheese --- 2 tab sp
Cucumber --- 1 medium very thinly sliced
Bread --- 6 slices
Salt --- a pinch
Pepper powder ---- a pinch optional
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1.Take butter,cream cheese,chopped dil leaves,salt and pepper powder in a bowl and mix well to combine every thing.
2.Cut the crust from the sides of the bread slices and apply the butter and cream cheese mixture.
3. Now place the thinly sliced cucumber pieces and cover with the other slice cut the sandwich in to rectangles or triangles and serve with tea..
I used dil leaves you can use ant other herbs u like.