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Jones Ham and Cheese with a Twist

Jones Ham and Cheese with a TwistAn eye-appealing and delicious sandwich made with ham, Gouda and dill-flavored Havarti cheese on marble rye bread with thinly sliced red onion and spinach leaves.

Recipe Ingredients:

2 slices marble rye bread or pretzel roll
1 tablespoon honey-Dijon mustard
1 (1-ounce) slice Wisconsin Gouda Cheese
2 Jones Farm Fresh & Tender Ham Slices or Jones Country Carved deli thin slices
2 very thin slices red onion or caramelized onions*
4 to 6 fresh spinach leaves, washed and patted dry
1 (1-ounce) slice Wisconsin Dill Havarti Cheese
1 teaspoon butter, melted

Cooking Directions:

  1. Spread bread slices with mustard. Layer Gouda, ham, onion, spinach and Wisconsin Dill Havarti between bread.
  2. Heat nonstick skillet over medium-high heat.
  3. Spread top and bottom of sandwich lightly with butter; place sandwich in skillet and cook about 3 minutes per side until bread crisps slightly and cheese begins to melt.

Makes 1 serving (increase servings as desired).

*For caramelized onions, cut a small onion in half and slice thinly. Melt 1/2 teaspoon butter in a skillet. Add onion slices, a pinch each of salt and sugar; cook and stir over medium-high heat about 5 minutes or until the onion begins to brown. Add 1 tablespoon water and continue cooking on medium-low heat 10 to 15 minutes or until the onion is a deep golden brown.

Recipe and photograph provided courtesy of Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board, Inc.