9 New Twists on Summer Sandwich Favorites
Read on to discover 9 new ways to step up your sandwich game!
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Torta Burgers with Refried Beans, Sharp Cheddar & Pickled Peppers
This dish from Cara Eisenpress of Big Girls Small Kitchen combines a torta, which is a Mexican-style sandwich, with a classic burger. The pickled jalapeno peppers give it a nice extra kick!
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Grilled Vegetable Sandwich
Sheri Silver of Donuts, Dresses and Dirt likes to change up her grilled vegetable sandwich throughout the season by using whatever ingredients she has on hand. This one includes yellow squash, red onions, orange pepper and mozzarella cheese.
Get the recipe: Grilled Vegetable Sandwich
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Grilled Zucchini, Prosciutto and Burrata Sandwiches
One way to switch up your summer sandwich is to use burrata cheese. Susan Palmer of Girl in the Little Red Kitchen loves it in this sandwich because the creaminess of the cheese eliminates the need for any sauce or dressing.
Get the recipe: Grilled Zucchini, Prosciutto and Burrata Sandwiches
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Fresh Harissa & Yogurt Spiced Chicken Sandwiches
Does a plain grilled chicken sandwich sound boring? Mix it up with this new take from Carlynn Woolsey of JJ Begonia. This sandwich is topped with loads of veggies and a spicy harissa and yogurt sauce.
Get the recipe: Fresh Harissa & Yogurt Spiced Chicken Sandwiches
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Summer Slaw Sandwiches with Fried Pickles
This summer sandwich from Lindsay Landis of Love and Olive Oil has a lot of crunch. Slaw filled with vegetables pairs with fried and crispy pickles for a fun new take on a chicken sandwich.
Get the recipe: Summer Slaw Sandwiches with Fried Pickles
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Rosemary-Lemon Turkey Burgers with Brie, Raspberry Jam & Arugula
Turkey burgers are a nice alternative to beef patties, and Dianna Muscari from The Kitchen Prep has a version that's anything but boring. She tops hers with walnut honey butter and raspberry jam for a sweet finish.
Get the recipe: Rosemary-Lemon Turkey Burgers with Brie, Raspberry Jam & Arugula
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Grilled Zucchini Caprese Sandwich
Julie Deily of The Little Kitchen created a beautiful spin on a classic caprese salad. She grills zucchini and pairs it with fresh mozzarella, tomato, basil and a balsamic glaze for a tasty summer sandwich version of the salad—and it's so easy, it's ready in under 20 minutes!
Get the recipe: Grilled Zucchini Caprese Sandwich
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Feel like you're stuck in a sandwich rut? It happens to the best of us. But summer is the time to have fun and get creative, and there's no reason to stick with the same old routine—particularly because between all of that summer entertaining and July 4th, you'll need some fresh ideas!
Luckily, our contributors are kicking off summer with some new takes on old classics that may just be your favorite new recipes for entertaining through the season.
Check out the slideshow above to see the summer sandwiches our contributors are cooking up.
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