Cucumber sandwiches

makes9
10 minutes

Ingredients

  • 1/2 cucumber, peeled
  • 6 slices of white bread, thinly sliced
  • butter, at room temperature
  • sea salt, fine
  • white pepper, or very finely ground black pepper

Method

1
Slice the cucumber very thinly. Place the slices in a colander or sieve and sprinkle with a pinch of salt. Mix together (gently), and allow to drain for half an hour
2
Butter each slice of bread generously. Layer half the slices of bread with cucumber pieces, and sprinkle a little pepper on top. Close the sandwiches and remove the crusts. Cut into fingers and serve immediately