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sweet ham surprise

(1 rating)
Recipe by
Ellen Gwaltney Bales
Indianapolis, IN

This sandwich filling may have been my mother's own concoction, as I've never seen it elsewhere. A very refreshing kind of sandwich for a hot summer day's lunch. Photo by:

(1 rating)
yield 4 serving(s)
prep time 10 Min
method Refrigerate/Freeze

Ingredients For sweet ham surprise

  • 1 lb
    deli ham, sliced thin but not shredded
  • 1 sm
    head lettuce
  • 1/4 - 1/3 c
  • 1 Tbsp

How To Make sweet ham surprise

  • 1
    Tear ham and lettuce into bite-size pieces and put into a large bowl. Add the mayo and the sugar; mix well.
  • 2
    Refrigerate for at least two hours.
  • 3
    Spread on the bread of your choice for a yummy, gooey sandwich. Enjoy!
  • 4
    Note: the mayo may get watery; if so, just drain it off.