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Cucumber Canapés with Whipped Feta, Sun-Dried Tomatoes, and Basil

Cucumber Canapés with Whipped Feta, Sun-Dried Tomatoes, and Basil-perfect for any holiday party!
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 15 minutes


For the Whipped Feta:

  • 6 ounces good feta crumbled
  • 2 ounces cream cheese at room temperature
  • 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper
  • 1/3 cup olive oil

For the Cucumbers:

  • 2 large cucumbers sliced
  • Sun-dried tomatoes drained and chopped
  • 1/2 cup fresh basil chopped


  1. First, make the whipped feta. Place the feta and cream cheese in the bowl of a food processor fitted with the steel blade. Pulse until the cheeses are mixed. Add the lemon juice, 1/2 teaspoon salt, and 1/4 teaspoon pepper and turn on the food processor. With the food processor running, slowly add the olive oil in a steady stream through the tube. Turn off the food processor.
  2. Place a dollop of whipped feta in the center of each cucumber slice. Top with sun-dried tomatoes and fresh basil. Serve.