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Old 10-28-2007, 11:41 AM   #1
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Stuffed Cucumber Appetizers

Thought I'd share these cute cukes I made yesterday.
Nothing more than cutting cucumbers into think 2" pieces, hollowing out the top 2/3 of the seeded area with a small melon baller**, and then stuffing them with a mix of cream cheese, garlic & fresh basil leaves. The little red squares on top are cut from tomatoes.

(**those are the little balls around the edges. They were too cute not to use)


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Old 10-28-2007, 12:02 PM   #2
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that looks great ..

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Old 11-08-2007, 12:51 PM   #3
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i love cucumbers...

this looks delicious...cucumbers are soo refreshing-would love to try this recipe! thanks for the post...

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Old 11-08-2007, 01:10 PM   #4
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These look great jkath. They got me thinking i.e., I make this pineapple cheeseball around the holidays. After it's initial use it might be good to use that as the "stuffing". Thanks for the inspiration!!

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Old 11-08-2007, 02:03 PM   #5
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these look brilliant i am gonna have to try some of these
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Old 11-10-2007, 09:09 AM   #6
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Do the bottoms of the cucumbers have a hole?
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Old 11-10-2007, 10:19 AM   #7
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I really like that idea. I'll have to remember it for next summer when we have too many cucumbers. Very pretty.
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Old 11-10-2007, 02:46 PM   #8
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I love that idea. Do you drain them before stuffing them?
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Old 11-10-2007, 03:50 PM   #9
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We have done something similiar - except we have chunks of cucumber halved longways. The stuffed with a minced lamb mix. I would also use a rice stuffing.

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