Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Bacon Turkey Subs- Taste of Home Tuesday!

This one is another winner from the Simple & Delicious Cookbook.  I've lost count of how many that makes!  All of the recipes are quick, almost always made from ingredients I have on hand, and, like the name says, are delicious.

We eat a late dinner on weekends, so I'm always looking for a filling-but-not-too-filling lunch.   This sandwich seemed perfect for that.   I used slices of leftover roasted turkey.   I don't eat mayo, so I substituted some greek yogurt with the basil mixed in.    I loved the salty bacon, the tart apple, balanced with the creamy topping.   I think it would make a great panini as well, I'd put the cheese closest to the bread and throw it on the press until it melted.    Thank you so much to Rachel B for sharing the recipe!

My fellow Volunteer Field Editor Patty is sharing another great Taste Of Home recipe this week, Mushroom & Onion Grilled Cheese, be sure to go and check it out!



                     
* Exported from MasterCook *

                            Bacon-Turkey Subs

     1/4           cup  mayonnaise (I used Greek Yogurt)
  2        tablespoons  minced fresh basil or 2 teaspoons dried basil (used the dried)
  1                     loaf (about 1 pound) French bread
     3/4         pound  sliced deli smoked turkey (used leftover roasted turkey)
  12            slices  cheddar cheese
  1              large  apple -- sliced
  12                    cooked bacon strips

In a small bowl, mix mayonnaise and basil. Cut French bread horizontally in half; spread cut surfaces with mayonnaise mixture.

Layer bottom half of bread with turkey, cheese, apple and bacon; replace top of bread. Cut into eight slices. Yield: 8 servings.

Source:  "http://www.tasteofhome.com/recipes/bacon-turkey-subs"




Shared at What's Cooking Wednesday #210

6 comments:

  1. Looks delicious! A great weekend lunch idea.

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    1. I love Simple & Delicious for that- Weekends are busy, and it's a great lunch that doesn't take hardly any time :)

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    2. I like the idea of apple on this sandwich!

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    3. The tart bite of it, plus the crunch really gave the sandwich that extra "something"!

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  2. The apple sounds great on this instead of veggies!

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