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There are many cucumber sandwich recipes that have been passed down through generations. Some of these recipes are very simple, while others are more complex. No matter what the recipe, cucumber sandwiches are a refreshing and healthy option for any occasion.
The cucumber sandwich is said to have originated in England during the Victorian era. At that time, sandwiches were usually made with meat or cheese fillings. Cucumber sandwiches were a way to enjoy a light and refreshing meal that was still filling.
The classic cucumber sandwich is made with white bread, butter, and cucumber. The bread is usually crustless, and the cucumber is thinly sliced. Some recipes call for the addition of salt and pepper, while others include other herbs and spices such as dill or mint.
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