Lunch

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Cheesy Roast Beef Pinwheels

2 reviews

Take lunch to the next level with savory Cheesy Roast Beef Pinwheels. Rolled in crescent dough, cut into spirals and baked, they’re a tasty twist on the traditional roast beef sandwich. —Holley Grainger, Birmingham, Alabama

Gourmet Barbecue Beef Sandwiches

These beef sandwiches were a tradition in my family on winter vacations after a long day of snow skiing, but...


Garlic Bread Pizza Sandwiches

1 review

I love inventing new ways to make grilled cheese sandwiches for my kids. This version tastes like pizza. Using frozen...


Italian Submarine

8 reviews

My Italian husband grew up eating this flavorful sandwich, which his mother used to make it after Saturday chores were...


Italian Hero Braid

3 reviews

My mother-in-law used to make these pastry pockets for my husband while he was growing up. After we got married,...

Hot Antipasto Sandwiches

5 reviews

I usually make this popular dish as an appetizer for holiday get-togethers. But I also like to serve it with...


Italian Grilled Cheese

7 reviews

These sandwiches are a delicious, dressed-up version of the traditional favorite. The pocket of melted mozzarella or provolone cheese and...

Cheesy Garlic Burgers

My husband and five children all know what's for dinner when they smell the garlic from these out-of-the-ordinary burgers. My...


Salami Pasta Salad

46 reviews

The first time I tasted this delicious salad was at my wedding, and I recall, even in the blur of...


Fast Italian Grilled Cheese

2 reviews

Provolone cheese, tomato slices and basil leaves make up the satisfying filling for these flame-broiled sandwiches. Lightly brushed with Italian...


Deli-Style Italian Pasta Salad

6 reviews

When I'm having weekend guests, I make this salad the day before they arrive. The flavors blend wonderfully when it...

Hero Pasta Salad

13 reviews

Hide this salad until serving time, or you might be surprised to find it gone! Try adding kalamata olives, peppers...


Easy Philly Cheesesteaks

9 reviews

Since we live in a rural area where there aren’t any restaurants to speak of, I thought it would be...


Antipasto Braid

1 review

We're fans of Mediterranean food, so this play on antipasto is a favorite in my family. Meat and cheese make...


Hot Antipasto Subs

3 reviews

Hot or cold, these loaded sandwiches are always a family hit. They blend all the robust flavors of antipasto into...


Sicilian Overstuffed Sandwich Wedges

For a casual holiday lunch or supper, you'll have a guaranteed winner with this stacked-high, Italian-style sandwich. I like the...

Ultimate Pastrami Sandwiches

1 review

This peerless pastrami sandwich was adapted from a menu favorite at Primanti Bros. Restaurant in Pittsburgh. We took the basic...


Grilled Italian Turkey Burgers

2 reviews

These turkey burgers are awesome at a cookout, especially if you're trying to eat healthy. Try topping them with a...


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Antipasto Focaccia Sandwiches

Cooking for a crowd? Make these Italian-style sandwiches! I love that they are prepared and refrigerated hours in advance. Simply...


Cauliflower Cheese Soup

2 reviews

This soup is nutritious and delicious! Whenever I see cauliflower at the grocery store or produce stand, I immediately plan...


Hearty Muffuletta

4 reviews

Famous in Louisiana, muffulettas are cold cuts, cheese and olive salad layered into an Italian bread shell. I was happy...


Makeover Italian Pasta Salad

3 reviews

Here’s the perfect side dish for summer picnics or fall potlucks—and no one would ever guess that it’s been slimmed...


Grilled Provolone & Pepperoni

3 reviews

I wanted to add a little zip to my grilled cheese so one day I exchanged the butter for some...


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Philly Cheese Fakes

4 reviews

Mushrooms are the key to this twist on popular Philly steak sandwiches—a nice meatless meal option that’s tangy and tasty....

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Grilled Tomato-Cheese Sandwiches

2 reviews

Give this classic an awesome twist! Turn plain ol’ grilled cheese into a bistro-like sandwich with a variety of cheeses...


Mushroom Cheese Stromboli

3 reviews

"I got the recipe for this hearty crowd-pleaser from a friend," reports field editor Patty Kile of Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania. "We...


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Ham ‘n’ Cheese Melts

1 review

These one-of-a-kind sandwiches are a new twist on traditional ham and cheese sandwiches without a lot of extra work. Prepared...


Summer Sub Sandwich

1 review

Being originally from the Northeast, we love submarine sandwiches. So I came up with this hearty ham-and-cheese combination that's good...


Ham and Cheese Loaf

11 reviews

This golden loaf starts with convenient refrigerated dough and is stuffed with deli ham and three types of cheese. I


Muffuletta Subs

4 reviews

“I love the taste and no-stress preparation of these hearty sandwiches,” writes Joan Hallford of North Richland Hills, Texas. “They're...