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Giant Picnic Sandwich

 Giant Picnic Sandwich
I'm always looking for fun foods to prepare for company in the summer. This delicious sandwich travels well for a picnic or get-together held the same day it is it looks as good as it tastes.
6-8 ServingsPrep: 15 min. + rising Bake: 20 min. + chilling


  • 1 package (16 ounces) hot roll mix
  • 1 teaspoon milk
  • 2 teaspoons sesame seeds
  • 1/2 cup creamy Italian salad dressing
  • 6 to 8 lettuce leaves
  • 6 ounces thinly sliced fully cooked Ham
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  • 6 ounces thinly sliced Genoa salami
  • 1 medium cucumber, sliced
  • 4 slices red onion, separated into rings
  • 6 ounces sliced Swiss cheese
  • 1 medium green pepper, sliced
  • 2 medium tomatoes, thinly sliced


  • Prepare hot roll mix according to package instructions. Pat or roll
  • into a 12-in. circle; place on a greased 12-in. pizza pan. Cover and
  • let rise in a warm place until doubled, about 30 minutes.
  • Brush with milk; sprinkle with sesame seeds. Bake at 375° for
  • 20-25 minutes or until golden brown. Cool on a wire rack.
  • Cut in half horizontally; spread salad dressing on cut sides. On
  • bottom half, layer the lettuce, ham, salami, cucumber, onion,
  • cheese, green pepper and tomatoes. Replace top half. Refrigerate
  • until ready to serve. Cut into wedges. Yield: 6-8 servings.

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Nutritional Facts: 1 serving (1 piece) equals 471 calories, 21 g fat (8 g saturated fat), 51 mg cholesterol, 1,147 mg sodium, 46 g carbohydrate, 3 g fiber, 22 g protein.