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Hot Italian Ham Subs Recipe

Hot Italian Ham Subs Recipe

“I got the idea for Hot Italian Ham Subs when I tried to duplicate a delicious deli sandwich I'd enjoyed while traveling,” says Leann Hillmer of Sylvan Grove, Kansas. Fresh tomato and basil add color and flavor to Leann's hearty recipe.
TOTAL TIME: Prep/Total Time: 20 min. YIELD:4 servings


  • 1/2 cup olive oil
  • 1/4 cup red wine vinegar
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 teaspoon sugar
  • 1/2 teaspoon pepper
  • 1/2 teaspoon minced fresh basil
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 4 submarine buns, split
  • 12 slices deli ham
  • 12 slices tomato
  • 12 slices part-skim mozzarella cheese
  • 12 fresh basil leaves
  • 4 slices sweet onion, halved
  • 8 slices provolone cheese


  • 1. In a small bowl, whisk the first seven ingredients. Generously drizzle dressing over cut sides of buns.
  • 2. On bun bottoms, layer the ham, tomato and mozzarella cheese. On bun tops, layer the basil leaves, onion and provolone cheese. Place on a baking sheet.
  • 3. Broil 6-8 in. from the heat for 2-3 minutes or until cheese is melted. Place bun tops over bottoms; serve immediately. Yield: 4 servings.

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pamdevone User ID: 3875916 232207
Reviewed Sep. 2, 2015

"It's a good sandwich, very flavorful."

hollyespen User ID: 4962992 162806
Reviewed Mar. 30, 2011

"Wow what a delicious sandwich!"

Rochap83 User ID: 1717211 94624
Reviewed Sep. 18, 2009

"Where are the nutritional values? These sound delicious but I need to know carbs, sugar, sodium for my diabetic husband. Rochap83"

sunnigirl User ID: 1045184 148542
Reviewed May. 27, 2009

"These are so,so Good!!"

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