Recipe by JenSmith
These are great in spring or summer when fresh tomatoes and asparagus are plentiful. A lovely sandwich for lunch or a light dinner.
- 16 thin asparagus spears (1 bundle)
- 3 tablespoons fat-free Miracle Whip
- 1 tablespoon pesto sauce
- 2 slices sourdough bread, toasted
- 2 slices ham
- 4 slices tomatoes
- 2 slices lowfat mozzarella cheese
- fresh ground black pepper
Directions See How It's Made
- Cut off the woody ends of the asparagus spears and peel if needed. Steam spears, covered, for 2 minutes or until crisp-tender.
- Preheat the broiler on the oven.
- Combine Miracle Whip and pesto in a small bowl and mix with a whisk until well blended.
- Spread the pesto-mayonnaise on one side of each bread slice.
- Place 8 spears of asparagus, 1 slice of ham, 2 tomato slices and 1 slice of cheese on top of each bread slice.
- Place sandwiches on a broiler pan or baking sheet and broil about 3 minutes, until cheese is melted.
- Remove from oven and sprinkle with pepper.