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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.
Apple, Celery And Nuts
- Apple, Finely chopped
- Celery, Finely chopped
- Walnuts, Finely chopped
- Salad Dressing, Any creamy dressing to taste
Assemble Your Sandwich
- Slice your bread or bun. Do not slice the bread too think you want something that can keep the filling
- Spread your bread with butter
- Mix the apple, celery and nuts
- Moisten with salad dressing and spread on your bread.
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.
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)
- Mix the ingredients to desired spreading consistency
- May be moistened with mayonnaise if wished.
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.
- 1 Cup Dried Figs
- Lemon Juice
- Chopped Nuts
- Chop the fix finely
- Soak in water overnight
- Cook to paste with half a cup of water
- Add one teaspoon of lemon juice
- Let it cool
- Spread on prepared bread sprinkled with nuts
Raisin And Nut Sandwiches
- 1/2 Cup seeded raisins
- 1/2 Cup walnuts
- Sweet cream to moisten
- Chop the seeded raisins
- Chop the walnuts
- Moisten with sweet cream or boiled salad dressing
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.
Which sandwich fillings do your prefer?
Grilled Brie & Pear Sandwich - Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe
Raisin, Pineapple and Banana Sandwiches
- Chopped rainsins
- Grated pineapple
- Mashed Bananas
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?
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.
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.