15 Sandwich Recipes That Aren’t Boring

These irresistible sandwich recipes are the best way to make non-boring meals! Jazz up your lunch or dinner with a tasty sammie.

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Looking for meal-time inspiration? Look no further than The Sandwich. Contrary to what you might think, the sandwich is anything but boring. It’s endlessly customizable: it works for breakfast, lunch or dinner and lots of different diet choices. And here’s the thing: a sandwich done right can be one of the most delicious meals on the planet.

Here are all the best non-boring sandwich recipes to jazz up your mealtime! These tasty ideas work for either lunch or dinner and feature a variety of fillings from tuna salad to vegan BBQ. Even better? Each concept is drop dead delicious (promise). Tell us which you try in the comments below!

Looking for plant-based options? Go to 15 Amazing Vegetarian Sandwiches.

And now…the best non-boring sandwich recipes!

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Egg salad

Classic Egg Salad & More Sandwich Recipes!


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  • Author: Sonja Overhiser
  • Prep Time: 15 minutes
  • Cook Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 20 minutes
  • Yield: 4 sandwiches 1x
  • Diet: Vegetarian

Description

This really is the best egg salad sandwich! The basic recipe is creamy, savory, and full of fresh herbs for an insane amount of flavor.


Ingredients

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  • 8 eggs
  • 1 green onion
  • 2 tablespoons chopped fresh dill (or basil)
  • 1/4 cup Greek yogurt*
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
  • Fresh ground black pepper
  • 8 slices of bread
  • For the toppings: lettuce, red onion, tomato, etc

Instructions

  1. Hard boil the eggs, according to Perfect Hard Boiled Eggs or Instant Pot Hard Boiled Eggs.
  2. When the eggs are cooked and cooled, peel them and chop them roughly.
  3. Thinly slice the green onions. Chop the fresh dill or basil.
  4. In a bowl, stir together all ingredients. Taste and adjust seasonings as desired. (Tastes best freshly made. You can also refrigerate for up to 3 to 5 days; after refrigerating taste and add a little salt and/or mustard to refresh the flavors.)
  5. If desired, toast the bread. Place the egg salad on the bread and top with lettuce, red onion, and any other toppings desired.
  • Category: Main Dish
  • Method: Boiled
  • Cuisine: American

Keywords: Sandwich recipes

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About the Authors

Sonja Overhiser

Cookbook Author and writer

Sonja Overhiser is author of Pretty Simple Cooking, named one of the best healthy cookbooks of 2018. She’s host of the food podcast Small Bites and founder of the food blog A Couple Cooks. Featured from the TODAY Show to Bon Appetit, Sonja seeks to inspire adventurous eating to make the world a better place one bite at a time.

Alex Overhiser

Cookbook Author and photographer

Alex Overhiser is an acclaimed food photographer and author based in Indianapolis. He’s host of the food podcast Small Bites and founder of the recipe website A Couple Cooks. Featured from the TODAY Show to Bon Appetit, Alex is author of Pretty Simple Cooking, named one of the best vegetarian cookbooks by Epicurious.

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