Cordon Bleu Appetizers
Total TimePrep: 20 min. Bake 15 min.
- 4 ounces cream cheese, softened
- 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard
- 1 cup shredded Swiss cheese
- 3/4 cup diced fully cooked ham
- 1/2 cup minced fresh chives, divided
- 18 slices French bread (1/2 inch thick)
- Preheat oven to 350°. Beat cream cheese and mustard until smooth. Stir in Swiss cheese, ham and 1/4 cup chives. Spread about 1 tablespoon mixture over each bread slice; place in a 15x10x1-in. pan.
- Bake until lightly browned, 12-15 minutes. Sprinkle with remaining chives.
Nutrition Facts1 appetizer: 85 calories, 5g fat (3g saturated fat), 15mg cholesterol, 177mg sodium, 6g carbohydrate (0 sugars, 0 fiber), 4g protein.
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Jul 1, 2018
The reviews are correct - this appetizer is amazing!
Apr 29, 2017
What a delicious appetizer. I used leftover ham from Easter. I was excited to use chives from my garden too! As another reviewer used a baguette, I would have like to also but it was not available the day I was at the store. I went with the French bread and wound up cutting each slice in half for a more manageable appetizer. The texture is perfect and everyone loved the subtle mustard taste. I followed the recipe exactly and it was perfect.
Jun 24, 2012
These are so good!! and really simple to make. I used a baguette so they were small if you use French bread they'd be a meal. I used reduced fat cream cheese.
Feb 16, 2012
I have made this recipe for a few years now and it is amazing!! We do alot of entertaining and football parties and I always double the recipe and I never have leftovers. If you want to make a filling appitizer that everyone will like, this is the one, you won't be disappointed. Enjoy!!
Jan 15, 2012
These are Very good! A Big hit!
Apr 22, 2011
I made this recipe for my sisters bridal shower, everyone loved it!! I ended up running out...nothing better than seeing a plate full of just crumbs!! =)
Jan 9, 2011
I made this thought it was ok. Made it agin with twice the amount of cream cheese and added a little cooked chicken made it better I might make them only if I already had everthing.
Oct 17, 2010
I added 5 thin slices of dried beef (from a jar) that I had diced. It gave it the zip and salt it needed without being too salty. I also added a teaspoon of dill weed for flavor. Great!
Jun 15, 2010
It's a keeper. Thank you for sharing
Mar 26, 2010
These are the best little snacks ever! I used a bagette bread so they were small but so good. I ate them all before the night was done. I did broil mine after baking so everything melted and got alittle crispy. I had left over topping so the next day I made more for lunch.