Very Unusual Turkey Sandwich

Colleen Sowa


This is a spicy/sweet turkey sandwich that is a tradition at Thanksgiving and Christmas. Our family loves spicy/hot foods... and this one is a family favorite! It is a change from the ho-hum boring left overs. Each ingredient is important for this sandwich.

Writing this recipe has me longing for the holidays to arrive!

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5 Min
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2 slice
white or wheat bread
1 Tbsp
1 1/2 Tbsp
favorite cranberry sauce
1-3 slice
1 Tbsp
italian giardinara (in oil)


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1Spread the two slices of bread with the mayonnaise

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2Add the cranberry sauce to one of the slices of bread with mayo.

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3Put giardinara on the other slice of mayo bread.

Place desired amount of turkey on the side with giardinara (it helps hold it on the bread when you make it a covered sandwich).

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4Put the two slices of bread and fillings together to form the best sandwich on the planet! Cut on a diagonal and serve!

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5This is a messy sandwich... and an all time family favorite! (But it is too spicy for kids.... sorry.... this is for grown ups who like spicy!

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Turkey, Sandwiches
Main Ingredient: Turkey
Regional Style: American
Other Tag: Quick & Easy