CUCUMBER BITES WITH AVOCADO/KALAMATA OLIVE PATE
based on a recipe by arrels, Castellon, Spain found at http://www.forovegetariano.org
Cucumber, peeled and slice in rounds*
Aceituna/Avocado Pate (recipe below)
1/2 avocado, peeled and chopped
10 kalamata olives, chopped fine
1 med. clove garlic, minced
splash lemon juice
thyme, dried (to taste)
TO MAKE PATE:
- In a bowl, mash avocado to a smooth consistency.
- Add kalamata olives, garlic, lemon juice, and thyme and mix well.
TO ASSEMBLE BITES:
- Spread the pate on one cucumber round.
- Top with another cucumber round.
* For larger bites, slice the cucumber on the diagonal.