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Cucumber Sandwich

The other day I told you about a new great recipe site called The Tasty Kitchen. {Click here to read about it}

Well, the recipe I want to share this week is a recipe I got on the Tasty Kitchen website.

One of The Bugman’s customers gave us a bag full of cucumbers. We love cucumbers. We usually eat them as a snack dunked in ranch dressing or I slice some for dinner and drench them in Light Italian Dressing. But lately I had been craving a good Cucumber Sandwich.

While I was loading my recipes to the Tasty Kitchen site, I was also busy making friends and reading their recipes. While browsing around I “ran into” Angie of the Arthur Clan! Angie is an amazing photographer AND one of the co-founders of i?Faces! Now, Angie claims to be a “non-cook” but what do I find in HER RECIPE BOX? Cucumber Sandwiches!! YES! SCORE one for ME!

I changed up Angie’s recipe just a bit to accommodate what I had on hand…..so here you go!

Cucumber Sandwich

Cucumber Sandwich

Ingredients

  • 1 YUMMY cucumber- sliced
  • 1 8oz tub of Cream Cheese (I used the 1/3 less fat variety – gotta save where you can, and this stuff taste like the real thing)
  • 3/4 of a packet of Hidden Valley Ranch Dressing mix
  • 1/4 tsp Dill Weed
  • Salt & Pepper
  • slices of your favorite bread (I had honey wheat from the bakery)

Instructions

  1. Mix dry dressing packet and dill weed right into the cream cheese container. Mix until well blended.
  2. Spread a thick layer of seasoned cream cheese onto one slice of bread. Top with several slices of cucumber.
  3. Salt and Pepper to taste.
  4. Place another slice of bread ontop and ENJOY!!
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Thanks Angie!!

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Blessed with Grace

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Cheryl Sousan

A self-proclaimed neat freak, Cheryl chronicles her journey through homemaking on her blog, TidyMom.net, where she shares recipes, tutorials, crafting and her ever-growing love for photography. This St. Louis mom juggles her passion for life, her daughters and her tiger-loving husband, all while her obsession with tidiness cleans up the trail blazed behind her. Google+

25 Responses to “Cucumber Sandwich”

  1. Lisa@BlessedwithGrace posted on July 27, 2009 at 10:10 pm (#
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    That DOES sound like a wonderful cucumber sandwich. YUMMO!! Thanks for linking up.

  2. Lisa@BlessedwithGrace posted on July 27, 2009 at 10:10 pm (#
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    That DOES sound like a wonderful cucumber sandwich. YUMMO!! Thanks for linking up.

  3. Cole posted on July 27, 2009 at 11:11 pm (#
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    Yummy! And it looks so easy! Thanks for sharing. :-)

  4. Cole posted on July 27, 2009 at 11:11 pm (#
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    Yummy! And it looks so easy! Thanks for sharing. :-)

  5. Ave posted on July 28, 2009 at 6:00 am (#
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    I ate this yesterday and I love it. It's easy to make and so yummy.

  6. Ave posted on July 28, 2009 at 6:00 am (#
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    I ate this yesterday and I love it. It's easy to make and so yummy.

  7. The Desperate Cook posted on July 28, 2009 at 6:05 am (#
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    I love cucumbers, and I remember my Mother eating cucumber sandwiches when I was young. She never had ranch dressing to put on them then, but that sounds great.

  8. The Desperate Cook posted on July 28, 2009 at 6:05 am (#
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    I love cucumbers, and I remember my Mother eating cucumber sandwiches when I was young. She never had ranch dressing to put on them then, but that sounds great.

  9. Lisa posted on July 28, 2009 at 8:10 am (#
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    That does sound yummy. I love cucumbers.

  10. Lisa posted on July 28, 2009 at 8:10 am (#
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    That does sound yummy. I love cucumbers.

  11. He & Me + 3 posted on July 28, 2009 at 9:05 am (#
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    OMWord. I love cucumber sandwiches. I have them once a year at the Mother's Day tea. I look forward to it all year. Yum. I will have to try this recipe. Sounds so good.

  12. He & Me + 3 posted on July 28, 2009 at 9:05 am (#
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    OMWord. I love cucumber sandwiches. I have them once a year at the Mother's Day tea. I look forward to it all year. Yum. I will have to try this recipe. Sounds so good.

  13. shopannies posted on July 28, 2009 at 9:30 am (#
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    I believ my mother has made these before while I have never ate them she loves them I like cucumber but not big on bread

  14. shopannies posted on July 28, 2009 at 9:30 am (#
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    I believ my mother has made these before while I have never ate them she loves them I like cucumber but not big on bread

  15. heartnsoulcooking posted on July 28, 2009 at 10:24 am (#
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    I always make cucumber sandwiches for my grand-daughters when we have tea parties. Next time I'll make them using your recipe. THANKS!!! Geri

  16. heartnsoulcooking posted on July 28, 2009 at 10:24 am (#
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    I always make cucumber sandwiches for my grand-daughters when we have tea parties. Next time I'll make them using your recipe. THANKS!!! Geri

  17. theArthurClan posted on July 28, 2009 at 10:28 am (#
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    Oh my goodness – you are so sweet! :) Your recipe sounds even better than mine…I can't wait to try it out.

    Isn't Tasty Kitchen just so much fun? I need to make one recipe from there a day and my hubby will be a very happy man indeed. Hee!

    ~Angie

  18. theArthurClan posted on July 28, 2009 at 10:28 am (#
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    Oh my goodness – you are so sweet! :) Your recipe sounds even better than mine…I can't wait to try it out.

    Isn't Tasty Kitchen just so much fun? I need to make one recipe from there a day and my hubby will be a very happy man indeed. Hee!

    ~Angie

  19. Brenda posted on July 28, 2009 at 9:43 pm (#
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    Looks really refreshing. I have been loving cucumbers this summer.

  20. Brenda posted on July 28, 2009 at 9:43 pm (#
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    Looks really refreshing. I have been loving cucumbers this summer.

  21. Denise @ Life on Stepping Stone Lane posted on July 28, 2009 at 11:29 pm (#
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    Sounds delish!!

  22. Denise @ Life on Stepping Stone Lane posted on July 28, 2009 at 11:29 pm (#
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    Sounds delish!!

  23. Cindy B posted on July 29, 2009 at 6:07 am (#
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    Angie's mom ( my sister Karen) and I used love eating cukes like this…. ( but our favorite was the tomato sandwich…fresh from the garden!)
    As I have so many cukes this year..will try this recipie on a sandwich..it is like the one we call "slum gully" without the bread… cucumbers on rye are especially good! Have you seen her and and Drew's latest video yet? It is priceless ! It can be seen on her facebook or I (Heart) Faces…Actually I could show more..ha ha..as their aunt, I have real footage of them at that age! LOL

  24. Cindy B posted on July 29, 2009 at 6:07 am (#
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    Angie's mom ( my sister Karen) and I used love eating cukes like this…. ( but our favorite was the tomato sandwich…fresh from the garden!)
    As I have so many cukes this year..will try this recipie on a sandwich..it is like the one we call "slum gully" without the bread… cucumbers on rye are especially good! Have you seen her and and Drew's latest video yet? It is priceless ! It can be seen on her facebook or I (Heart) Faces…Actually I could show more..ha ha..as their aunt, I have real footage of them at that age! LOL

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