Archives: Sandwich

Roast Turkey Panini with Pesto, Roasted Red Peppers and Fontina

December 11, 2011 | By andrea | 2 Comments | Filed in: Quick Cooking, Recipes, Sandwich, Thanksgiving, Turkey.

This delicious sandwich is a great way to use up leftover roast turkey or chicken. I loved the melty fontina cheese, the slightly sweet roasted red peppers, and the pop of  fresh flavor from the pesto. This sandwich is worth roasting a turkey (or chicken) for! If you can’t find fontina, substitute another mild cheese • Read More »

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Italian Loaf with Turkey, White Cheddar and Cranberry Sauce

November 23, 2011 | By andrea | 2 Comments | Filed in: Christmas, Holidays, Quick Cooking, Recipes, Sandwich, Thanksgiving, Turkey.

  This sandwich rocks! And, it’s another great way to use up leftover turkey! The combination of green onion mayo (yum!), tangy aged white cheddar, sweet-tart cranberry sauce, roasted turkey, and rustic Italian bread is a winner!! The recipe says it will feed 6-8 but you’d need to serve with other dishes (soup, salad, etc.) to feed • Read More »

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Grilled Brie, Turkey & Pear Sandwiches

November 2, 2011 | By andrea | Comments Off on Grilled Brie, Turkey & Pear Sandwiches | Filed in: Autumn, Quick Cooking, Recipes, Sandwich, Thanksgiving.

In honor of National Sandwich Day (November 3rd), here’s a perfect Autumn sandwich: shredded turkey, sweet pears and creamy brie all grilled to melty goodness on whole grain bread. Yum! And with Thanksgiving right around the corner, this sandwich is a great way to use up leftover turkey after the big meal. Use a panini grill • Read More »

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Smoked Ham, Cheddar and Pear Panini

October 6, 2011 | By andrea | 3 Comments | Filed in: Autumn, Quick Cooking, Recipes, Sandwich.

Here’s a fun twist on the classic grilled ham and cheese sandwich using a combination of smoky, salty, tangy and sweet ingredients. It’s really good! You’ll definitely want to use a good quality bread…something sturdy (I’ve found that normal sandwich bread can be too soft for paninis). I used Portland French Bakery’s Sliced Rustic Wheat Bread because • Read More »

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Steak Hoagies with Mushrooms, Onions, and Peppers

September 28, 2011 | By andrea | 2 Comments | Filed in: Beef, Quick Cooking, Recipes, Sandwich.

This easy, home-style version of the Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich makes a great weeknight or game day meal. The recipe calls for strip steaks (aka New York steaks), a tender and flavorful cut of beef. Serve with kettle-style potato chips, fresh veggies and dip. Enjoy!  Steak Hoagies with Mushrooms, Onions, and Peppers -recipe from Cook’s Country • Read More »

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Southwestern Tofu Wraps

September 14, 2011 | By andrea | Comments Off on Southwestern Tofu Wraps | Filed in: Main Dish, Quick Cooking, Recipes, Sandwich, Southwestern, Vegetarian.

Need a quick, healthy lunch or light dinner idea? Then try this recipe for Southwestern Tofu Wraps. The fresh cilantro and lime juice add fresh flavor and liven up the tofu (which is normally bland). To bump up the Southwestern flavors, I also added 1/4 teaspoon each of cumin and chili powder to the tofu mixture. For • Read More »

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California BLTs

September 10, 2011 | By andrea | Comments Off on California BLTs | Filed in: Quick Cooking, Recipes, Sandwich, Summer.

One of my favorite things about summer is tomato havest time! I make as many fresh tomato things as I can…I just can’t get enough of ’em. Here’s a a great sandwich recipe to use up some of those perfect summer tomatoes. This is a good time to splurge on some top-quality bacon like Nueske’s Thick Sliced Applewood • Read More »

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New England Crab Rolls

July 7, 2011 | By andrea | Comments Off on New England Crab Rolls | Filed in: Recipes, Sandwich, Seafood.

It was a beautiful Oregon day today and I new early on that I didn’t want to spend a ton of time tonight making dinner. I’d been hankering for crab lately so after a quick recipe search, I landed on a recipe for New England Crab Rolls. These sandwiches are delicious, super easy and perfect for summer!  • Read More »

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Smoked Turkey Reubens

May 25, 2011 | By andrea | 1 Comment | Filed in: Quick Cooking, Recipes, Sandwich, Snack, Turkey.

I love twists on classic recipes and I love a good sandwich. This recipe for Smoked Turkey Reubens is perfect for lunch or a quick weeknight dinner. The sandwich substitutes a quick slaw (cabbage, pickles, dressing) for the sauerkraut, smoked turkey for the corned beef or pastrami, and hearty whole wheat bread for rye. A flavorful, homemade • Read More »

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Jalapeño Chicken Salad

May 10, 2011 | By andrea | 1 Comment | Filed in: Chicken, Mexican, Quick Cooking, Recipes, Salad, Sandwich, Southwestern.

This recipe, inspired by south-of-the-border flavors,  is a delicious twist on classic chicken salad. It’s got kick from the pickled jalapeños, crunch from the chopped veggies, and flavor from the cilantro and fresh lime. Serve the jalapeño chicken salad in the easy-to-make tortilla bowls or use it as a filling for wraps. The tortilla bowl isn’t as crisp and • Read More »

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