ham and cheese snack bites

a recipe by
Susan Bickta
Kutztown, PA

These little "bites" are my "snack" version of a ham and cheese sandwich. The arugula and honey mustard gives these snacks a refreshing flavor twist. They make a great snack as well as an appetizer served at a party.

serves 3 - 4
prep time 5 Min
method Broil

Ingredients For ham and cheese snack bites

  • 12
    snack crackers (or pretzel shaped crackers as shown in picture)
  • 1/4 c
    prepared ham salad
  • 1
    slice swiss cheese( the long slices) cut into small squares to fit crackers
  • 3 - 4
    cherry tomatoes, cut into thin slices
  • 1 sm
    handfull baby arugula
  • 2 Tbsp
    prepared honey mustard dressing

How To Make ham and cheese snack bites

  • 1
    Place crackers on an oven proof baking pan.
  • 2
    Divide ham salad evenly among crackers, spreading to the outer edges. (You can use more or less ham salad depending on your personal taste.)
  • 3
    Place a slice of tomato on top of ham salad and top each with a piece of cheese. Place under broiler until cheese is melted, about 2-3 minutes, being careful not to burn.
  • 4
    Remove from oven and top each with 2 or 3 sprigs of arugula. Drizzle each with honey mustard dressing.