Cucumber (and Mint) Sandwiches / Agurk (og Mynte) Sandwich

An inter-war years sandwich recipe found on CookIt
Cucumber (and Mint) Sandwiches / Agurk (og Mynte) Sandwich

Cucumber sandwiches were often served as part of a formal afternoon tea. They had been very fashionable for the upper classes in the Edwardian era and had now become part of ordinary people’s afternoon tea.

Lyon’s Corner Houses were a popular place for people to go and have tea, scones and sandwiches. This recipe comes from a former employee of Lyons, Mrs Olive Bloomfield.

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4 thoughts on “Cucumber (and Mint) Sandwiches / Agurk (og Mynte) Sandwich

  1. Ingrid says:

    Men hvor kommer sitronsaften inn i bildet? 🙂

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  2. Ingrid says:

    Ah, da havnet den vel rett og slett i den store glemme-kokeboken?! 😀

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