Not Your Ordinary BLT Sandwich

4
Servings
15m
Prep Time
5m
Cook Time
20m
Ready In


"Is there anything better than fresh tomatoes in season? Even hot house tomatoes would be good in this creative BLT sandwich variation. Recipe source is the Florida Tomato Committee & I admit I amended the original recipe slightly. Enjoy!"

Original recipe yields 4 servings
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Nutritional

  • Serving Size: 1 (261.9 g)
  • Calories 466.8
  • Total Fat - 26.7 g
  • Saturated Fat - 9 g
  • Cholesterol - 66.4 mg
  • Sodium - 1263.2 mg
  • Total Carbohydrate - 27.7 g
  • Dietary Fiber - 3 g
  • Sugars - 6.3 g
  • Protein - 28.2 g
  • Calcium - 201.4 mg
  • Iron - 2.8 mg
  • Vitamin C - 17.1 mg
  • Thiamin - 0.5 mg

Step 1

Preheat oven to 400°F.

Step 2

Use tomatoes held at room temp until fully ripe. Quarter tomatoes & remove the seedy moist centers so only the pulp of the tomato is used. Coarsely chop tomato pulp, place in a large bowl & set aside.

Step 3

Slice off the top of each hard roll & remove the center for a later use. Brush inside of rolls (top & bottom) w/2 tbsp of the creamy dressing. Bake till lightly toasted (about 5 min) & set aside.

Step 4

Add the lettuce, bacon, green onions & feta cheese to the bowl w/the tomatoes & toss until well-mixed.

Step 5

Spoon BLT mix into toasted bread shells. Place tops of rolls over the filling & serve immediately.

NOTE: If you want to do the prep ahead, but serve later - Delay the final step until just prior to serving (Sliced avocado is a good add to this sandwich)


Tips & Variations


  • Creamy Caesar salad dressing

Tags : Lunch

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Maito

Great spin on a BLT - like a BLT salad in a sandwich. DH asked me to use less dressing and more feta. We love the feta in it. We like this best with the ingredients as written, but in a pinch I have made this with other cheeses and/or greens, and it is still super good. The Caesar dressing really makes it special.

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(19 Mar 2016)

Sue Lau

Very good version of a toasted BLT sub. I liked the addition of feta. I used the dressing from my Caesar salad recipe, as if is quick, easy and tastes like the bottles "Marie's" creamy caesar dressing: http://www.recipezazz.com/recipe/quick-and-easy-caesar-salad-8340

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(16 Feb 2015)