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Ribbon Sandwiches

Jun 03 2015 Liz Call

When I was thinking about what I wanted to bring to our collaboration 4th of July party, I asked my mom what she thought I should make.  I wanted her to think vintage/retro foods that she hadn’t seen for a long time.  That’s when she came up with ribbon sandwiches.  I probably have eaten a ribbon sandwich before, but I didn’t remember what they had in them.  I wanted to create a couple variations so there would be something for everyone.ribbon sandwiches like our mothers made

My version of a ribbon sandwich is 3 slices of bread (they can be all the same type of bread or a variety for color) with 2 layers of filling.

I wanted to make one that kids would like and knew I needed to use peanut butter.  I decided nutella, bananas ,honey and peanut butter would make a great combination.

I started with spreading nutella on a slice of bread and then added some sliced banana on top.  I spread the middle piece of bread with peanut butter and honey.
ribbon sandwiches like our mothers made

 I stacked up the slices of bread on top of each other.

ribbon sandwiches like our mothers made

 Then I cut off the crust making a square (or close to a square).

ribbon sandwiches like our mothers made

 

Then I cut them in half creating 2 triangles.  I loved being able to see the layers of goodness in these sandwiches.

nutella, banana, peanut butter and honey ribbon sandwiches like our mothers made

My next ribbon sandwich I knew I wanted to create a ham salad layer.  Once I had my ham salad spread on the first slice of bread, I decided I wanted to do a cream cheese and cucumber layer to go along with it.

Ham salad and cucumber ribbon sandwiches like our mothers made

This combination turned out really yummy.  The cucumbers gave it a nice crunch.

Yield: 4 sandwiches

Ham Salad

Ham Salad

Ham salad to spread on bread for a delicious sandwich

Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes

Ingredients

  • 2 slices ham (1/4 inch thick)
  • 1/4 cup miracle whip
  • 1 TBL mustard
  • 1 TBL sweet relish
  • salt & pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Chop ham into small pieces
  2. Add chopped ham, miracle whip, mustard, relish, salt and pepper to a bowl
  3. Mix until all is combined.
  4. Spread on bread

Ham salad and cucumber ribbon sandwiches like our mothers made

I then decided to make a classic egg salad.  I love a good egg salad and thought 2 layers of egg salad would be so yummy!

My egg salad recipe is super easy:

1 dozen hard boiled eggs – peeled

1 cup miracle whip

salt & pepper to taste

Make sure your eggs get chopped up small and mix everything together and you’re done.

Classic egg salad sandwiches, ribbon sandwiches like our mother's made

They all turned out so beautiful and looked just like I thought a ribbon sandwich should look like.  Plus they were something different that you don’t normally see at a potluck or party.

Have you ever made ribbon sandwiches?  What are some of your favorite combinations?

Happy Partying!

Liz

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