Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Tea Quote

Cucumber sandwiches are a wonderful staple of tea parties. Here is a fool-proof recipe for perfect ones: slice two peeled cucumbers into thin slices.  Toss these with a dash of salt and about two tablespoons of white vinegar.

Let these stand for an hour and then drain.  Spread unsalted butter and a bit of cream cheese on white bread. Layer cucumbers thinly

  from 365 Things Every Tea Lover Should Know 


Susan said...

Delightful cucumber recipe!

Carolyn said...

Hi Bernideen,
I love cucumber sandwishes in the summer.My MIL had a cabinet full of Old Country Rose china which she passed on to her daughter.

Linda Jennings said...

Cucumber sandwiches are our 10 year olds favorite tea sandwich!

Donna and Miss Spenser said...

Beautiful china!! I only own one tea cup of this lovely pattern...for now anyway! (smile)
Happy St. Patrick's Day Friend!
Donna (IA)