Baked Ham and Colby Sandwiches
Total TimePrep/Total Time: 30 min.
- 1/2 cup butter, melted
- 2 tablespoons prepared mustard
- 1 tablespoon dried minced onion
- 1 tablespoon poppy seeds
- 2 to 3 teaspoons sugar
- 8 hamburger buns, split
- 8 slices Colby cheese
- 16 thin slices deli ham (about 1 pound)
- 1-1/2 cups shredded part-skim mozzarella cheese
- In a small bowl, combine the butter, mustard, onion, poppy seeds and sugar. Place roll bottoms, cut side up, in an ungreased 15x10x1-in. baking pan. Top each with Colby cheese, ham and mozzarella. Brush with half of the butter mixture.
- Replace roll tops. Brush with remaining butter mixture. Bake, uncovered, at 350° for 10-15 minutes or until cheese is melted.
Nutrition Facts1 sandwich: 504 calories, 32g fat (18g saturated fat), 102mg cholesterol, 1444mg sodium, 27g carbohydrate (5g sugars, 1g fiber), 27g protein.
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Jul 25, 2018
I used spicy brown mustard instead of regular and loved the flavor. I used larger kaiser rolls (which were really light), so I increased the amount of the cheeses and ham to make sure there was enough stuff on it. I used the exact amount of butter/mustard it required though and that seemed like a good amount. I feel like it could have used something crispy though, maybe like apple slices? I'll try that out next time. We still loved it as-is though, and was perfect as a quick weeknight dinner.
Jun 20, 2012
Quick and easy supper! My family loved the sauce that topped the sandwiches. Since I am not that big on mustard, I substituted about 1/2 tsp. of dry mustard that offered a milder flavor. I also left out the poppy seeds and decreased the amount of sugar. I did not have colby cheese on hand so I substituted sharp cheddar which worked out fine. The whole pan was eaten, as well as the oven-fried potato wedges that I served with them. This is a nice way to use up leftover deli ham.
Dec 10, 2011
This was a very interesting recipe. Adding the sugar to the mustard (I used spicy brown) added an interesting touch. We all liked it and it was easier for a group than grilled ham and cheese.