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How To Make The Tastiest Bacon And Mushroom Sandwiche Ever

Updated on September 11, 2011

Making Tasty Bacon And Mushroom Butty

MMMMMMMMMMmmmm tasty bacon sandwich!!!
MMMMMMMMMMmmmm tasty bacon sandwich!!!

Tasty Bacon Sandwiche Preparation

When thinking of Sandwiches to make, right at the top of my mind comes the Bacon and Mushroom sandwiche as it is in my opinion the best sandwiche ever because Bacon and Mushroom are just the perfect ingredients to make a Bacon Butty, so lets get on with it, because I'm hungry and if you are reading this, then you are too, but since I'll be making it first then I'll be eating first Ha Ha!.

First you will need:-

  • A pack of bread rolls or baps, these aren't essential but they are if you want to have the best and most tastiest Bacon Butty in the whole wide world.
  • A decent pack of bacon, none of them Bacon bits cut up I hate seeing them in the shops, no! Proper Bacon rashers that you know will fold up quite nice in your bread roll.
  • A pack of Button Mushrooms - Any mushrooms will do really because when you come to fry or boil them they will shrink anyway.
  • Healthy butter - I always try and get the healthy butter with Omega oils and what not because this sandwich is a favorite of mine I try and eat healthily in some way.
  • Optional Brown Sauce and Black Ground Pepper - I like to say optional because some people don't like brown sauce or Pepper for that matter, but they do add a certain tastiness to the Sandwiche.

Now you can either fry your Bacon in a pan with some oil or the slightly healthier option is to simply grill it and the fat from the Bacon will cook itself I do prefer to grill it, because oil makes the Bacon slightly more greasy.

Grill The Bacon

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Bacon at the ready... a value pack nonetheless!Cut the pack open with scissors yeah baby!Place the bacon on the grill pan...Place bacon at the top of the oven or your grill compartment.
Bacon at the ready... a value pack nonetheless!
Bacon at the ready... a value pack nonetheless!
Cut the pack open with scissors yeah baby!
Cut the pack open with scissors yeah baby!
Place the bacon on the grill pan...
Place the bacon on the grill pan...
Place bacon at the top of the oven or your grill compartment.
Place bacon at the top of the oven or your grill compartment.

Boil Or Fry The Mushrooms

Whilst the Bacon is cooking under the grill, you can start to cook the mushrooms I prefer to boil them but you might want to fry them in some oil which can end up adding extra grease to your butty which is just plain evil.

Get a small pan and slice your mushrooms up mainly into halves and place them in your pan and add water some they are covered and boil until they turn from a white color to a nice grey color and you'll know this as they will have shrunk about half of their original size.


Boil The Mushrooms

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Get your button mushrooms ready...Unwrap your mushrooms...Wash the mushrooms with cold water, get rid of soil and muck.Place your mushrooms on a plate and get a sharp knife...Cut the mushrooms in half.Place the mushrooms in a small pan.Like this...lol! Pans they're fantastic!Fill the pan with cold water which should just cover the mushrooms.Put on the hob to boil for around 10 minutes or so.
Get your button mushrooms ready...
Get your button mushrooms ready...
Unwrap your mushrooms...
Unwrap your mushrooms...
Wash the mushrooms with cold water, get rid of soil and muck.
Wash the mushrooms with cold water, get rid of soil and muck.
Place your mushrooms on a plate and get a sharp knife...
Place your mushrooms on a plate and get a sharp knife...
Cut the mushrooms in half.
Cut the mushrooms in half.
Place the mushrooms in a small pan.
Place the mushrooms in a small pan.
Like this...lol! Pans they're fantastic!
Like this...lol! Pans they're fantastic!
Fill the pan with cold water which should just cover the mushrooms.
Fill the pan with cold water which should just cover the mushrooms.
Put on the hob to boil for around 10 minutes or so.
Put on the hob to boil for around 10 minutes or so.

How Do You Like Your Bacon?

Some people like their bacon crispy yeah that's me, but others like theirs rubbery with the fat all like an elastic band, it's up to them I suppose if they want their tongue catapulted through their own head it's certainly up to them.

Once the bacon has been cooked, place it onto your buttered baps or in my case a couple of Oven Muffins...Doesn't the bacon sandwiche look mouth watering and tasty....

Get Your Bread Buns Buttered Ready And Place Bacon On The Baps

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Get your baps out!Flora healthy for your heart butter tub at the ready...Start to butter your baps.All buttered...Now what?Wait my friend, wait for the mushrooms and bacon to cook properly!Ah right, the bacon is cooked, lets dish it out....Lay the bacon gently onto the bread baps, if you don't like bacon poking out of the bap fold it and tuck it into bed!
Get your baps out!
Get your baps out!
Flora healthy for your heart butter tub at the ready...
Flora healthy for your heart butter tub at the ready...
Start to butter your baps.
Start to butter your baps.
All buttered...Now what?
All buttered...Now what?
Wait my friend, wait for the mushrooms and bacon to cook properly!
Wait my friend, wait for the mushrooms and bacon to cook properly!
Ah right, the bacon is cooked, lets dish it out....
Ah right, the bacon is cooked, lets dish it out....
Lay the bacon gently onto the bread baps, if you don't like bacon poking out of the bap fold it and tuck it into bed!
Lay the bacon gently onto the bread baps, if you don't like bacon poking out of the bap fold it and tuck it into bed!

Drain The Mushrooms

Now it's time when the mushrooms are ready to drain all that brown water that has come from the mushrooms so that we have some nice cooked mushrooms to add to your bacon sandwich, if you wish you can get some sheets of Kitchen roll and place your mushrooms on it to get rid of the excess water that will most certainly water log your bread baps which is an annoying thing to do.

Oooooh look at the steaming pile of hunky goodness now!!

Bacon + Mushrooms = Tasty! Order Shown From Left To Right

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Mushrooms boiling nicely!Time to get them out! Tell the mushrooms it'll be okNo!! shouted the mushrooms.........To late the mushrooms have been drained and their fate is sealed!Place the mushrooms onto the bacon already slapped on the bread buns.Jobs a good un! Bacon sandwiches just need their hats on!There we go you two!Oh and you two, well done!
Mushrooms boiling nicely!
Mushrooms boiling nicely!
Time to get them out! Tell the mushrooms it'll be ok
Time to get them out! Tell the mushrooms it'll be ok
No!! shouted the mushrooms.....
No!! shouted the mushrooms.....
....To late the mushrooms have been drained and their fate is sealed!
....To late the mushrooms have been drained and their fate is sealed!
Place the mushrooms onto the bacon already slapped on the bread buns.
Place the mushrooms onto the bacon already slapped on the bread buns.
Jobs a good un! Bacon sandwiches just need their hats on!
Jobs a good un! Bacon sandwiches just need their hats on!
There we go you two!
There we go you two!
Oh and you two, well done!
Oh and you two, well done!

Eat It!

EAT IT!

And eat it like you mean it!

Destroy that sandwich!!

(Making funny faces ....optional!)

Eat Your Bacon Sandwiche

Devour the bacon goodness!
Devour the bacon goodness!
Take a big bite of the butty!
Take a big bite of the butty!

Making A Bacon & Mushroom Sandwich

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    • Cheryl J. profile image

      Cheryl J. 

      6 years ago from Houston, TX

      Tasty for sure. Tried it and loved it. Great job.

    • halola1999 profile image

      halola1999 

      7 years ago from cairo

      you made me hungry!lol thanks for sharing' flag up

    • waynet profile imageAUTHOR

      Wayne Tully 

      7 years ago from Hull City United Kingdom

      Lol I used to grow my own mushrooms, but my armpits can't stand them growing there any longer.

      You must get some mushrooms and make a bacon and mushroom butty! it's yummy!

    • suziecat7 profile image

      suziecat7 

      7 years ago from Asheville, NC

      Sounds great and now I'm hungry. It's your face eating it. No mushrooms in the house, though. See what you've done? :)

    • dallas93444 profile image

      Dallas W Thompson 

      7 years ago from Bakersfield, CA

      Looks good! Thanks for sharing. Flag up!

    • waynet profile imageAUTHOR

      Wayne Tully 

      7 years ago from Hull City United Kingdom

      Cheers now! I ate them two bacon butties like they were the last two on the earth, it was a shame I had to give the other two to my Brother....

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      Nancy McClintock 

      7 years ago from Southeast USA

      Looks good!!!

    • SweetiePie profile image

      SweetiePie 

      7 years ago from Southern California, USA

      Teasing us with your sandwich Wayne! It looks like bacon burgers are simple enough for most people to make, but I might try it with turkey bacon since I cannot eat the real stuff. I am sure bacon lovers will enjoy this!

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