Kentucky Hot Browns

Kentucky Hot Browns Recipe

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Kentucky Hot Browns originated in Louisville, Kentucky by a chef in a 5 star restaurant as legend has it. I have never looked up it's history, so I hope I am not giving out misinformation. These are so good and rich and filling. I have eaten it with city ham but it is not nearly as good.

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2 slices of bread
2 thin slices of country ham
2 thin slices of turkey
cheese slices( use yellow cheese only)
sliced tomato

How to Make Kentucky Hot Browns


  • 1This makes one Hot brown. Grease an oven proof ramekin or individual dish with butter.
  • 2Place one slice of bread in dish.
  • 3Place a slice of cheese on the bread.
  • 4Layer the country ham and the turkey over this. Make 2 layers.
  • 5Place the remaining bread on top of the meat.
  • 6Put a cheese slice on the top until the bread is lightly covered.
  • 7Put a slice of tomato on top of this.
  • 8Broil until cheese is melted. It takes just a few minutes. Eat and moan with pleasure.

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About Kentucky Hot Browns

Course/Dish: Turkey, Pork

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