Thinly Sliced Pear and Stilton Butter Tea Sandwich
CATEGORY: Sandwich- Cold
This is the perfect tea sandwich. Pears and Stilton are a delicious combo...and so easy to put together.
PREP TIME: 10 minutes
  • 2 ripe Bartlett pears- thinly sliced
  • 2 tsp fresh lemon juice
  • 6 TBSP crumbled Stilton Cheese
  • 6 TBSP softened salted butter
  • 12 slices firm finely textured bread- crusts removed
Sprinkle lemon juice over pear slices to prevent browning.  Combine butter and Stilton Cheese.  Spread a scant 1 TBSP of Stilton butter on each slice of bread.  Place several slices of Bartlett pear on buttered side of slice of bread and top with another slice of bread- the buttered side facing the pear slices.  Cut on the diagonal or cut into shape with cookie cutter.  Repeat with remaining bread slices.