Toasted Turkey, Brie, and Apple Sandwiches

Toasted Turkey, Brie, and Apple SandwichesRecipe
Photo: Thomas J. Story; Styling: Karen Shinto
Time: 25 minutes. Apple butter used as a spread makes these grilled turkey sandwiches special, and apple slices add a little crispness.


Serves 2

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Nutritional Information

Calories 673
Caloriesfromfat 44 %
Protein 33 g
Fat 33 g
Satfat 18 g
Carbohydrate 63 g
Fiber 7.3 g
Sodium 2228 mg
Cholesterol 150 mg


4 slices rye bread
2 tablespoons butter, softened
2 tablespoons apple butter
1/2 pound thinly sliced roasted turkey
4 ounces brie cheese, thinly sliced
1 cup baby arugula
1 Gala apple, sliced


1. Spread 1 side of each bread slice with 1/2 tbsp. butter. Spread the other side of 2 bread slices with 1/2 tbsp. apple butter each; top each with half the turkey, brie, and arugula, then a few apple slices. Spread the bare sides of remaining 2 slices of bread with remaining apple butter, then place on sandwiches, buttered side up.

2. Put 1 sandwich in a medium frying pan and cook, covered, over medium heat until golden brown on bottom, 3 to 4 minutes. Turn sandwich over and continue to cook until cheese is slightly melted and second side is golden brown, 3 to 4 more minutes. Repeat with remaining sandwich. Serve sandwiches with remaining apple slices.

Note: Nutritional analysis is per serving.