ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Sandwich Recipes Easy And Tasty

Updated on October 13, 2014

Sandwich Recipes - Sweet Sandwich Fillings

What would life be without sandwiches? There is no real substitute for a really tasty one as a lunch to take to work or school or even for a quick and tasty bite at home. Most of the time when we are thinking about possible sandwich filling we think about savoury fillings or your standard peanut butter and jelly sandwich.

In this Hub I want to give you a few tips for tasty sweet fillings with a difference and still keeping it healthy. Send the kids to school with one of these and pack some to take to work as well.

The basis of a good sandwich is always freshly baked bread, spread with butter (not margarine that is bad for you) and a tasty filling. So, this is a good reason to get a Bread Maker and have fresh bread on hand for these tasty fillings.

Of course, most of these recipes can also be used for grilled sandwiches if you prefer.

Have a look at these fillings and you will really be surprised at some of the combination and of the sheer tenacity of them. I hope you enjoy them.

By KEKO64, published on 27 October 2013 Stock Photo - image ID: 100212877
By KEKO64, published on 27 October 2013 Stock Photo - image ID: 100212877 | Source

Apple, Celery And Nuts

  • Apple, Finely chopped
  • Celery, Finely chopped
  • Walnuts, Finely chopped
  • Salad Dressing, Any creamy dressing to taste

Assemble Your Sandwich

  1. Slice your bread or bun. Do not slice the bread too think you want something that can keep the filling
  2. Spread your bread with butter
  3. Mix the apple, celery and nuts
  4. Moisten with salad dressing and spread on your bread.
Prep time: 10 min
Ready in: 10 min
Yields: One Sandwich

Cream Cheese And Date Filling


  • Cream cheese
  • 10 Dates chopped
  • 1/2 cup chopped walnuts


Combine the ingredients with enough cream cheese to make a spread.


Cast your vote for Sandwiches With Sweet Fillings

More Sweet Tips

Any chopped or pulped fruit mixed with honey, cream cheese or quark is a tasty filling for sweet sandwiches. Dried fruit should be soaked in water or fruit juice before chopping.

Cheese And Apricots


  • Cream Cheese
  • Apricot pulp (canned or stewed)


  1. Mix the ingredients to desired spreading consistency
  2. May be moistened with mayonnaise if wished.

Sandwich Tips

Making sweet sandwiches can be a lot of fun. As a basis use cream cheese and add to your hearts content. You can add peanut butter, jam and any kind of fruit. Even chocolate spread mixed with cream cheese or quark is very tasty.

Peanut Butter And Strawberry jam

I do not think I have to say anything about this filling. The jam tastes better than the jelly and I prefer the chunkiness of the jam. Your choice of smooth or crunchy peanut butter. personally I prefer the texture of the crunchy peanut butter.

Of course jam and jelly are not your only options for peanut butter sandwiches, all kinds of syrup and honey is also very tasty. Simply mix the syrup or honey with the peanut butter and spread on the buttered bread for a tasty lunch sandwich.


Fig Sandwiches


  • 1 Cup Dried Figs
  • Lemon Juice
  • Chopped Nuts


  1. Chop the fix finely
  2. Soak in water overnight
  3. Cook to paste with half a cup of water
  4. Add one teaspoon of lemon juice
  5. Let it cool
  6. Spread on prepared bread sprinkled with nuts

By SOMMAI, published on 02 February 2012 Stock Photo - image ID: 10071393
By SOMMAI, published on 02 February 2012 Stock Photo - image ID: 10071393 | Source

Raisin And Nut Sandwiches


  • 1/2 Cup seeded raisins
  • 1/2 Cup walnuts
  • Sweet cream to moisten


  1. Chop the seeded raisins
  2. Chop the walnuts
  3. Moisten with sweet cream or boiled salad dressing

Photo by Li Sun
Photo by Li Sun | Source

Pineapple Sandwiches

Chop fine pineapples which have been sweetened and allowed to stand for several hours. Mix with mayonnaise and spread. I have also made these by mixing the pineapples with cream cheese or quark. The quark one I came to love when I visited my son in Germany.

If there is one thing the Germans can do that is bake bread. I have tasted the best bread of my life in Germany. The German breakfast of bread, jam, cheese and cold meats are really tasty and sets you up for a good day.

Your Favourite

Which sandwich fillings do your prefer?

See results

Grilled Brie & Pear Sandwich - Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe

By thanunkorn, published on 14 June 2011 Stock Photo - image ID: 10045954
By thanunkorn, published on 14 June 2011 Stock Photo - image ID: 10045954 | Source

Raisin, Pineapple and Banana Sandwiches


  • Chopped rainsins
  • Grated pineapple
  • Mashed Bananas
  • Honey


Mix all the fruit and sweeten with honey to taste. once again this mixture is very tasty with a little cream cheese.

Spread the cream cheese on one of your buttered slices of bread and spread this filling on top.

This raisin, pineapple and banana sandwich tasted best on crusty brown bread.

Fresh Or Grilled?

Do you prefer fresh or grilled sandwiches?

See results

Date Sandwiches

Stone the dates and chop fine. To 1 cup of pulp add 1 tablespoon orange juice. Mix well and sprinkle with cinnamon. Once again adding cream cheese to this mixture can be very tasty for cheese lovers.

Quark can also always be used in place of normal cream cheese.

Banana Sandwiches

Peel and thinly slice some ripe bananas. Mix with salad dressing and chopped nuts. Put this mixture on lettuce between your two sliced of buttered bread.


    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment
    • vespawoolf profile image


      4 years ago from Peru, South America

      I shouldn´t read food Hubs when I´m hungry! I´ve never really considered sweet sandwich fillings, but these sound fabulous! In the U.S., I think a peanut butter and jelly sandwich is probably the most common sweet sandwich. I have marked this so I can come back and try some of these. The date, walnut and cream cheese sounds wonderful for breakfast.

    • Hendrika profile imageAUTHOR


      4 years ago from Pretoria, South Africa

      Thanks billybuc. I hope you will enjoy these recipes

    • billybuc profile image

      Bill Holland 

      4 years ago from Olympia, WA

      It is seven a.m., I just had breakfast, and you made me hungry. :)


    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at:

    Show Details
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the or domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)
    ClickscoThis is a data management platform studying reader behavior (Privacy Policy)