This Cucumber Mint Tea Sandwich is a new variation on a traditional cucumber tea sandwich! So easy-to-make and so delicious! Anyone who loves cucumber sandwiches will really enjoy this Cucumber Mint Tea Sandwich. The fresh mint provides a cooling flavor, making it an ideal choice for summertime afternoon tea parties or for picnics. Wouldn’t this sandwich taste great with some homemade sweet tea or lemonade?
Did you know that some American scientists say that the best thing to eat to regulate body temperature and stave off dehydration during a heatwave are some cucumber sandwiches. Cucumbers are in the same family as other squashes and they have a high water content, which keeps them cool and moist inside. This may be one of the reasons they are such a summertime favorite — and may be where the phrase “cool as a cucumber” comes from.
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Please check out my American High Tea or Afternoon Tea Menu (with recipes) which includes these delicious Cucumber Mint Tea Sandwich.
Cucumber Mint Tea Sandwich Recipe: