Ham and Cheese Croissant

Serving Size: 1

Change up your breakfast routine by layering a fresh, buttery croissant with substantial fillings. Watercress and sliced pear balance the rich flavors of the ham and Muenster cheese. This sandwich can be made ahead, wrapped in plastic, and refrigerated overnight.


  • 1 plain croissant, split in half horizontally
  • 2 tsp Dijon mustard
  • 2 thin slices deli ham (2 ounces)
  • 2 thin slices Muenster cheese (1 ounce)
  • 0.33 cup thinly sliced pear (about 1/2 small pear)
  • 0.5 cup watercress, washed and dried, thick stems removed


  1. Spread cut sides of croissant with mustard. Layer ham, cheese, pear, and watercress on bottom half. Top with remaining half croissant.
  2. Wrap in plastic. Refrigerate until ready to serve, up to overnight.

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