Simple Sandwich Recipes

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Homemade egg salad on a croissant.
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Grilled ham and cheese panini made with sliced ham and Swiss cheese.
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A hot patty melt, with a burger topped with Swiss cheese and sauteed onions on golden bread.
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A pizza flatbread wrap, made with pepperoni, Canadian bacon, mushrooms, and peppers, folded inside a pita flatbread, and served with salad.
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A meatball sub with homemade meatballs, marinara, and Mozzarella on a crusty roll, served with potato chips.
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Homemade tuna salad packed inside a crusty baguette, garnished with lettuce, Swiss cheese, and tomato slices.
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Chicken fajitas made with marinated chicken tenders, bell peppers, and onions.
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Grilled chicken salad pita pocket made with chicken, herbs, cucumbers, tomatoes, and onion.

Even those of us who love to cook have days when we just don’t feel like it, or we simply don’t have a lot of time. Here are some “sandwich” recipes, including a flatbread wrap, fajitas, and a pita pocket, that can help you out in a pinch. They’re also perfect for when you want a light lunch.

Another great thing about sandwiches is that nearly all of the ingredients can be omitted or substituted. Don’t like ham, use turkey. Not a fan of bell peppers, leave them out. You can also add favorite ingredients, or items you have in the fridge that need to be used, such as mushrooms, as well as fresh herbs from the garden.

The following recipes are from the Capper’s Farmer archives.


Easy Egg Salad Sandwich

Grilled Ham & Swiss Panini

Patty Melt

Pizza Pie Flatbread Wrap

Meatball Sub

Tuna Salad Sandwich

Chicken Fajitas

Grilled Chicken Salad Pita Pockets