Photo: Laurey W. Glenn; Styling: Leigh Anne Montgomery
Prep Time
20 Mins
Cook Time
19 Mins
Stand Time
2 Mins
Makes 4 servings

It's easy to find Italian bread in your grocer's fresh bakery area. Ciabatta is a wonderful toasting bread you may have to ask for.

How to Make It

Step 1

Preheat oven to 350°. Toss together first 3 ingredients in a medium bowl.

Step 2

Brush melted butter on 1 side of each bread slice. Place bread slices, buttered sides down, on an aluminum foil-lined baking sheet.

Step 3

Bake at 350° for 14 minutes, turning once after 8 minutes.

Step 4

Meanwhile, melt 1 Tbsp. butter in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Gently break eggs into hot skillet, and sprinkle with salt and pepper. Cook 2 to 3 minutes or until whites are almost set. Cover, remove from heat, and let stand 1 to 2 minutes or until whites are set and yolks are cooked to desired degree of doneness.

Step 5

Top each bread slice with 2 ham slices and 1 cheese slice. Broil 6 inches from heat 2 minutes or until cheese begins to melt.

Step 6

Top each sandwich with 1/3 to 1/2 cup arugula mixture and 1 fried egg.

Step 7

Note: For testing purposes only, we used Newman's Own Balsamic Vinaigrette and Boar's Head Black Forest Smoked Ham.

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