Cucumber Bites

These Herbed Cucumber Bites are a go to appetizer for hosting for me. Totally affordable, pleasing to the eye, and a wicked crowd pleaser! They’re cheesy, flavorful and the lemon adds a wonderful brightness. 

Herbed Cucumber Bites

Serves a crowd, depending on size of cucumber

Shopping List

  • 1 large cucumber, slice
  • 1 package of herbed cheese such as Boursin or Alouette
  • 1-2 tbsp of heavy cream
  • 1/2 lemon, zested and juiced
  • Freshly chopped dill, chives, or parsley
  • Kosher salt and freshly cracked pepper  


Place sliced cucumber on a platter.  

In a bowl, combine the cheese, cream, lemon juice, zest, and herbs and whip until smooth and creamy. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

Prepare a piping bag with a large tip, such as Wilton #12, #21, or #32. Place cheese filling in bag and place a swirl on each cucumber slice. Chill until ready to serve and enjoy!