Christy's Awesome Hot Ham and Cheese Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Christy's Awesome Hot Ham and Cheese Recipe
  • READY IN 11 mins

Christy's Awesome Hot Ham and Cheese

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"I love making this easy grilled ham and cheese sandwich on a cool night with a cup of tomato soup."

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  • PREP

    5 mins
  • COOK

    6 mins
  • READY IN

    11 mins

Directions

  1. Preheat a skillet over medium-high heat.
  2. Spread one side of each slice of bread with 1 teaspoon butter. Place one slice, butter-side down in the hot skillet. Top with Swiss cheese and ham. Spread the unbuttered side of the second slice of bread with mayonnaise and mustard; place it, butter-side up on top of the sandwich. Cook until the sandwich is golden brown and the cheese is melted, about 3 minutes per side.
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Footnotes

  • Cook's Note
  • I add spinach, arugula, tomatoes, roasted peppers, chopped olives, artichokes, or a spoonful of salsa to the sandwich depending on my mood and what's in the fridge.
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Reviews More Reviews

Most Helpful Positive Review
Jun 14, 2010

This is a really good sandwich. I like to add sliced pickles and tomatoes to mine. And yes, GREAT with homemade tomato soup.

 
Most Helpful Critical Review
Mar 28, 2015

Didn't really care for. Reminded me of grilled cheese!

 
Jun 16, 2010

Yum! Great sandwich! I love swiss cheese so I had to try this. I used light mayo and smoked ham. As the submitter states, this is very good with tomato soup. I'm a huge fan of "Rachel's Tomato Basil Soup" from this site. I make batches of it and freeze it. I thawed some and these go perfect together. Thanks for a great recipe.

 
Jun 17, 2010

I make these same sandwich sometimes too and it's very good. You really can't go wrong with these ingredients. Whole grain mustard is a must in my opinion. Sometimes I use honey mustard and pepper jack cheese, which is also really good, gives it a little heat and sweetness.

 
Aug 02, 2010

Different cheeses work too. I like to quickly saute the ham before it goes on the sammie.

 
Jun 18, 2010

I made these sandwiches for our lunch today and they were awesome!!! The only things I did different was I added a tomato and used white bread. I also made baKed french fries I from this site. It was a terrific lunch. Thanks for the recipe

 
Feb 16, 2011

These were really good. I used leftover sliced ham, in lieu of deli ham. I wasn't sure about the mayo and mustard, but it really was a great addition. A nice change from the old standby grilled cheese. Thanks for posting!

 
Dec 09, 2010

They were so good! Even son kept saying so!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 516 kcal
  • 26%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 26.9 g
  • 9%
  • Cholesterol
  • 87 mg
  • 29%
  • Fat
  • 33.5 g
  • 52%
  • Fiber
  • 4.5 g
  • 18%
  • Protein
  • 26.4 g
  • 53%
  • Sodium
  • 747 mg
  • 30%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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