Lunchbox Surprise Sandwich
Makes 1 (2 sandwiches) serving
Prep Time: 15 min.
2 - slices sandwich bread
2 - teaspoons softened cream cheese
1 - slices (1/2-ounce) deli turkey
1 - slice (3/4-ounce) Deli American
Fresh spinach leaves or leaf
1 - carrot (at least 9 inches
Flatten bread slices with rolling pin
to about 1/8 inch thickness. Trim crusts with serrated
knife. Spread 1 side of each slice flattened bread
with about 1 teaspoon cream cheese. Top 1 slice with
turkey and cheese. Top with remaining bread slice,
cream cheese-side down. Press sandwich to flatten.
a sharp knife, cut sandwich into 4 quarters. Stack to
make 2 sandwiches. Press down slightly.
4 long carrot ribbons with vegetable peeler. Wrap each
sandwich with 2 carrot peels, crossing seams
underneath sandwich to hold in place. Wrap in
plastic food wrap. Refrigerate.
Alanís Kitchen Tip:
- Use your favorite flavored cream cheese such as onion &
chive to add flavor to these little sandwiches.
make carrot ribbons, lay peeled carrot on flat surface.
Press peeler firmly across length of carrot.