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Cucumber Party Sandwiches

Total Time

Prep: 20 min. + standing


2-1/2 dozen

Updated: Oct. 12, 2022
This is one of my favorite appetizers. We have lots of pig roasts here in Kentucky, and these small sandwiches are perfect to serve while the pig is roasting. —Rebecca Rose, Mount Washington, Kentucky


  • 1 package (8 ounces) cream cheese, softened
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 2 teaspoons Italian salad dressing mix
  • 30 slices cocktail rye or pumpernickel bread
  • 60 thin cucumber slices
  • Optional: Fresh dill sprigs, slivered red pearl onions and cracked black pepper


  1. Beat cream cheese, mayonnaise and dressing mix until blended; let stand 30 minutes.
  2. Spread cream cheese mixture on bread. Top each with 2 cucumber slices and, if desired, dill and red onion slivers. Refrigerate, covered, until serving.

Nutrition Facts

1 open-faced sandwich: 53 calories, 4g fat (2g saturated fat), 8mg cholesterol, 92mg sodium, 4g carbohydrate (1g sugars, 1g fiber), 1g protein.