Nordic Shrimp Cucumber Bites
Light, fresh, airy and delicious. These little canapes are the perfect choice to serve before a large meal, at a tea party or as part of cocktail menu, for a touch of elegance and refinement. Nordic shrimp, or crevette de Matane, are tiny, wild-caught shrimp that have a mildly sweet flavor that are found in the coldest parts of the Atlantic and Pacific oceans. You can purchase them cooked-frozen from most super-markets or fish markets. These cute shrimps are delicious in salads, soups and appetizers because of their pale pink color and appealing size. In this recipe, the shrimp are tossed in a creamy Greek yoghurt sauce, spiked with lemon zest, dill and served in little cucumber cups for an incredible fresh tasting hors d’oeuvre. You will just love the way they look on your table or passed around on a beautiful serving tray at your next dinner party!