Avocado Basil Cucumber Bites

Prepare time: 10 min
Cook: 00 min
Ready in: 10 min

“Refreshing, healthy, and so-tasty appetizer that takes just minutes to prepare but looks exotic. Great for the abundance of cukes and tomatoes in the garden.”

Ingredients

  • 1 ripe avocado, peeled and pitted
  • 1/2 cup fresh basil leaves
  • 1 tablespoon lime juice
  • 1 clove garlic
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt

  • 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
  • 1 cucumber, cut into 1/4-inch slices
  • 1 plum tomato, cut into 1/4-inch slices
  • 1 tablespoon plain yogurt, or to taste (optional)

Directions

Blend avocado, basil, lime juice, garlic, salt, and pepper together in a food processor or blender until smooth.

Spread avocado mixture onto each cucumber slice and top with tomato slice and yogurt.

Footnotes

Cook’s Note:

  • Cherry tomatoes can be used in place of the plum tomato, if desired.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 97 calories; 7.6  7.8  1.9  < 1  154