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Tea Sandwich: Cucumber & Chive Butter

A basic cucumber sandwich consists of bread, cucumber, and butter. There are so many variations you can create from that basic recipe. This one replaces basic white bread with brioche and adds in a little chive to the butter. 

- Pat dry the cucumber slices before placing it on top of the bread.
- Use a cookie cutter the same size as the cucumber slices. 
- Room temperature butter is easier to work with.
- I used a mandoline to cut the cucumber slices and a cookie cutter to cut out the brioche. 

Bread: Brioche from my local bakery
Cucumber, Chives, Butter, Parsley: Local supermarket 

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Reader Comments (4)

This is so bento-box style that I'm going to add to my list of ideas for a preschooler's lunch.

01.30.2013 | Unregistered Commenternotesontea

Hi notesontea, that's a great idea!

Beautiful and simple!

01.31.2013 | Unregistered CommenterMichele

Thanks, Michele! Yes, SUPER simple!

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