Tea Sandwiches

Planning a picnic? An elegant cocktail party? Maybe having a few friends over for a themed tea party? Make sure your event is well-equipped with a selection of tea sandwiches including favorites like cucumber and egg salad. The perfect finger food, these tiny bites are sure to satisfy all of your guests.

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Smoked Salmon Tea Sandwiches

Rating: 3.35 stars
Assemble smoked-salmon tea sandwiches with herb butter on grain bread a day in advance, and cut before guests arrive.

Vegan Cucumber Tea Sandwiches

Vegan cream cheese is amped up with three different fresh herbs -- chives, parsley, and tarragon -- then teamed with delicate cucumber rounds for the filling of these elegant finger sandwiches.

Crisp Vegetable Tea Sandwiches

Rating: 3.75 stars
You can change the flavor of these simple sandwiches by varying the herbs you add to the cream cheese. Any favorites will work well alone or in combination.

Triple Decker PB & J Tea Sandwiches

Triple-decker peanut-butter-and-jelly sandwiches are an old favorite made into something special for your next party.

Grated Vegetables with Herb Cream Cheese Tea Sandwiches

Your vegetarian guests will love these tea sandwiches of grated vegetables like carrots, cucumbers, or radishes.

Caramelized Onion and Roast Beef Tea Sandwiches

Sweet, caramelized onions and hearty roast beef are a perfect pairing in these delectable tea sandwiches.

Bacon-and-Egg Salad Tea Sandwiches

A tea sandwich becomes breakfast or lunch-worthy thanks to hard-boiled eggs and bacon.

Smoked Salmon and Caper Tea Sandwich

Rating: 2.98 stars
These trim little sandwiches are an elegant picnic food. They are made with a slick of cream cheese, which holds the sandwiches together and keeps the bread from getting soggy; packed snugly into a box lined with a tea towel spritzed with water, they won't dry out either.

Mozzarella, Prosciutto, and Pesto Butter Tea Sandwiches

Rating: 4.17 stars
These Italian-inspired tea sandwiches are easy-to-assemble and a sure-fire crowd pleaser.

Curried-Egg-Butter Tea Sandwiches

A mixture of hard-boiled eggs and butter makes a tasty spread for sandwiches, especially when amped up with yogurt, curry powder, jalapeño, and cilantro.

Inspiration and Ideas

20 Recipes That Are Perfect for an Elegant Afternoon Tea Party
From sweet scones to elegant sandwiches, these bites are essential for hosting a traditional afternoon tea.
Vegan Mushroom Tea Sandwiches
Umami-packed portobellos are sauteed and folded into vegan mayonnaise along with fresh chives for the filling of these satisfying finger sandwiches. A touch of wasabi adds just the right amount of heat.

Radish Tea Sandwiches

Rating: 3 stars

The humble radish has its day blended with cream cheese on pumpernickel bread.