Bacon-Turkey Subs

Total Time

Prep/Total Time: 20 min.


8 servings

Updated: Sep. 12, 2022
On balmy fall days, this sweet and smoky sandwich is a big treat. When it gets colder, we pull out our countertop grill to make melts. Just switch to pita bread. —Rachel Bindulski, Corolla, NC
Bacon-Turkey Subs Recipe photo by Taste of Home


  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons minced fresh basil or 2 teaspoons dried basil
  • 1 loaf (about 1 pound) French bread
  • 3/4 pound sliced deli smoked turkey
  • 12 slices cheddar cheese
  • 1 large apple, sliced
  • 12 cooked bacon strips


  1. In a small bowl, mix mayonnaise and basil. Cut French bread horizontally in half; spread cut surfaces with mayonnaise mixture.
  2. Layer bottom half of bread with turkey, cheese, apple and bacon; replace top of bread. Cut into 8 slices.

Nutrition Facts

1 slice: 524 calories, 27g fat (12g saturated fat), 79mg cholesterol, 1202mg sodium, 36g carbohydrate (4g sugars, 2g fiber), 32g protein.