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Toasted Cucumber with Sun-Dried Tomatoes

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This delightful recipe combines the freshness of cucumber with the rich flavor of sun-dried tomatoes on crispy toast. Here’s how to prepare Toasted Cucumber with Sun-Dried Tomatoes:

Ingredients:

  • 1 cucumber, thinly sliced
  • 4 slices of whole-grain bread
  • 1/2 cup sun-dried tomatoes, chopped
  • 1/4 cup cream cheese
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 clove garlic, minced
  • Fresh basil leaves for garnish
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions:

Step 1: Prepare the Sun-Dried Tomato Spread:

  1. In a small bowl, mix the chopped sun-dried tomatoes, minced garlic, and olive oil. Season with salt and pepper to taste. Set aside.

Step 2: Toast the Bread:

  1. Toast the slices of whole-grain bread until golden and crispy.

Step 3: Spread Cream Cheese:

  1. Once the bread is toasted, spread a layer of cream cheese on each slice.

Step 4: Assemble the Toast:

  1. Arrange the thinly sliced cucumber on top of the cream cheese.
  2. Spoon the sun-dried tomato mixture evenly over the cucumber.

Step 5: Garnish:

  1. Garnish each toast with fresh basil leaves.

Step 6: Serve:

  1. Serve immediately and enjoy your delicious Toasted Cucumber with Sun-Dried Tomatoes!

Tip:

  • You can add a drizzle of balsamic glaze or a sprinkle of feta cheese for an extra layer of flavor.

This Toasted Cucumber with Sun-Dried Tomatoes recipe is not only visually appealing but also a delightful combination of textures and flavors. It makes for a perfect appetizer or a light and refreshing snack. Enjoy!