Nourish PA for Kids: Cucumber Sandwiches

You might think of cucumber sandwiches as a dainty snack for a tea party, but they’re yummy anytime! They make a great alternative to PB&J for lunch, which is helpful if you’re in a nut-free school, day care or camp.

Cucumber Sandwiches

Serves 4
Prep Time Cook Time Total Time
10 min 0 min 10 min


  • 1/2 cup cream cheese, room temperature
  • 1 teaspoon dried dill, or dried chives
  • Salt and pepper, to taste
  • 1 cucumber, thinly sliced
  • 4 slices white or whole wheat bread


  1. In a small bowl, mix cream cheese and dill together until smooth. Season with salt and pepper.
  2. Coat one side of each bread slice with 1 tablespoon cream cheese mixture. Evenly divide cucumber between 2 bread slices, cream cheese-side-up. Top with remaining bread slices, cream cheese-side-down.
  3. Cut into triangles and serve.

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