Summer cucumber appies

Cucumber Appetizers ~ Use a small spoon or melon-baller to scoop out some of the seeds, creating little cucumber cups. Scoop a small spoonful of filling into each one and garnish. Various Filling ideas on link.

Garden Fresh Herbed Cucumber "Flower" Bites:    1 tsp lemon juice  1/2 tsp lemon zest  2 tbsp chopped pecans (optional)  2 tbsp mint, thinly sliced  2 tsp chopped chives  4 ounces, softened cream cheese  1/8 tsp salt  1 seedless cucumber, medium sliced into 32 rounds  3-4 medium radishes, sliced thinly into 32 rounds  kosher salt

Garden Fresh Herbed Cucumber "Flower" Bites ~ use seedless cucumber and small flower cookie cutter to make these pretty appetizers. Mix chopped mint, lemon juice, and chopped pecans into cream cheese for topping over thinly sliced radish.

Apples sliced thin with chicken salad topped with a pecan (make a light chicken salad)

Chicken Salad with Apple Slices

Apples sliced thin with chicken salad and a whole pecan on top - beautiful and tasty appetizer idea.I'd rather do tuna salad and a cranberry on top instead of pecan.

Meatball or a slice of Italian sausage with a puff pastry star.

Star-shaped "pigs in a blanket" appetizers: Use a cookie cutter to make puff pastry stars, place them on top of a sausage slice, and serve with a sweet and spicy mustard dipping sauce.

Watermelon and Goat Cheese Appetizer

Watermelon and goat cheese appetizers! Spoon a little of the goat cheese into or onto the watermelon. Garnish with cucumber. A squeeze of lime over the top finished things off. Mint would be nice too.

This with cottage cheese/hellmans/ranch seasoning????  Stuffed Cucumber Bites

Stuffed cucumber bites

Stuffed Cucumber Bites Mix: 8 oz cream cheese, softened 2 Tbsp mayonaise 2 tsp Hidden Valley Ranch dressing mix tsp salt Cream together. Add half a cherry tomato