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lunchbox "sushi" cute idea!

Recipe by
Martha Price
San Jose, CA

Instead of the regular old sandwich, send the kids off to school with lunchbox sandwich sushi. It's easy and fun to eat, and you can use the same fillings you would for a regular sandwich, or get creative and try new things – the possibilities are endless! It's also a great snack for playdates, parties, or after school. *Photo and idea from The Dollar Tree website.

yield serving(s)
prep time 5 Min
method No-Cook or Other

Ingredients For lunchbox "sushi" cute idea!

  • bread
  • sandwich fixin's
  • reuseable sandwich container

How To Make lunchbox "sushi" cute idea!

  • 1
    Remove the crust from a slice of bread and flatten it using a rolling pin. Add your fillings and roll tightly, being careful not to tear bread.
  • 2
    Slice roll into 1" pieces and line up in the container.
  • 3
    Use the same fillings you would for "normal" sandwiches: lunch meat, pimento cheese, peanut butter and jelly, etc. Spread a thin layer of mustard on your bread, layer a piece of lunch meat and a piece of cheese and wrap around sweet gherkin pickles. Layer with peanut butter or chocolate spread and wrap around slices of apple and banana or raisins and carrots.

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