5-Ingredient Sandwiches

Keep it simple with easy sandwich recipes that have 5 ingredients or less.

  • Breakfast Club
    James Carrier

    Breakfast Club

    For a breakfast version of a club sandwich, layer scrambled egg, tomato and bacon between slices of English muffin bread. 

  • Prosciutto and Egg Panini
    Photo: Sang An

    Prosciutto and Egg Panini

    When you need a hearty breakfast or an out-of the-ordinary dinner, this pressed and grilled sandwich filled with scrambled egg, prosciutto, and cheese is a perfect choice.

  • Barbecue Chicken Sandwiches
    Photo: Yunhee Kim

    Barbecue Chicken Sandwiches

    Add jalapeno pepper to rotisserie chicken and bottled barbecue sauce for an easy barbecue chicken sandwich with a kick.

  • Roasted Red Peppers and Basil Tuna Sandwich
    Photo: Kana Okada

    Roasted Red Peppers and Basil Tuna Sandwich

    Add roasted peppers and basil to canned tuna for an updated tuna salad sandwich.

  • Grilled Ham and Cheese Waffle Sandwiches
    Photo: Antonis Achilleos

    Grilled Ham and Cheese Waffle Sandwiches

    Think outside the loaf and use frozen waffles instead of toasted bread for your ham and cheese sandwich.

  • Panini Margherita
    Oxmoor House

    Panini Margherita

    This sandwich version of pizza margherita uses the same topping ingredients:  tomato, basil and mozzarella cheese.

  • Chicken Sandwiches with Melted Cheese
    Photo: Michael Paul

    Chicken Sandwiches with Melted Cheese

    Blue cheese with Granny Smith apple slices makes an ideal flavor pairing, but if you're not a blue cheese fan, use Cheddar.

  • Quick Shrimp Po' Boy
    Photo: Yunhee Kim

    Quick Shrimp Po' Boy

    Take a po' boy shortcut with frozen breaded shrimp and bagged coleslaw mix.

  • Pear-Walnut Sandwiches
    Photo: Oxmoor House

      Pear-Walnut Sandwiches  

    Add an extra touch of sweetness to these pear and cream cheese sandwiches by using toasted cinnamon-raisin bread.

  • Salami Panini
    Photo: Ngoc Minh Ngo

    Salami Panini

    Make a simple panini sandwich using hamburger buns, salami, and fontina cheese. Add pepperoncini for a distinctive Tuscan touch.

  • Ham And Arugula Sandwiches With Cranberry Chutney
    Oxmoor House

    Ham and Arugula Sandwiches with Cranberry Chutney

    Give your ham sandwich a bit of holiday spirit by adding cranberry chutney. 

  • Speedy Sloppy Joes
    Photo: John Kernick

    Speedy Sloppy Joes

    Add bottled salsa to ground turkey for a quick sloppy joe mixture, and serve on toasted canned biscuits.

  • Cucumber and Goat Cheese Sandwiches
    Photo: Ken Kochey; Styling: Marcus Hay

    Cucumber and Goat Cheese Sandwiches

    Top whole-grain bread with creamy goat cheese, crisp slices of cucumber, tender watercress and toasted walnuts for a flavorful meatless sandwich.

  • Cheddar and Apple Sandwich
    Photo: Frances Janisch

    Cheddar and Apple Sandwich

    When it's apple season, all you need for a perfect sandwich is an apple, some Cheddar cheese, bread, and a bit of mustard.

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