Creamy English Cucumber Bites

Debbie Deverill

By
@desertgal

Light and refreshing appetizers


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Serves:

32

Prep:

1 Hr

Ingredients

2
english cucumbers-long and narrow
1 ( 8 ) oz
softened cream cheese
1/4 c
salad dressing
3/4 tsp
drid dill

Directions Step-By-Step

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In a small bowl combine softened cream cheese, miracle whip , onion, and dill. Using a mixer cream together till light and fluffy, about 2-3 minutes. Place in refrigerator while preparing cucumbers, this will allow the cream cheese mixture to firm up a little.

Peel cucumbers lengthwise leaving 4 or 5 strips of the cucumber skin,cut off ends. Slice cucumbers into 1/2 inch slices, you want to make sure to cut them straight, remove the centers of each slice. Place cucumbers on a plate lined with a sheet of paper toweling, this will allow you to absorb some of the moisture from the cucumber slices. Refrigerate for about 15 minutes.

Using a pastry bag fill the centers of the cucumber with the cheese mixture. Top with a garnish like a piece of red or yellow pepper, a sprig of dill, even a piece of bacon. Refrigerate for at least a half hour before serving so that the cheese mixture can firm up nice and stiff but still creamy.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Vegetable Appetizers
Other Tag: Quick & Easy