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This is one of my favorite sandwiches! I usually use a wonderful white horseradish cheddar cheese rather than provolone, but it's kind of hard to find and the provolone is tasty, too. :) I've tried it on a lot of different breads, but I think that Oroweat's Carb Counting Multigrain Bread (when I'm being good) and Poulsbo Bread (when I'm bad) are my favorites for this sandwich.
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- 2 slices of your favorite French bread or 2 slices Italian bread or 2 slices potato bread or 2 slices whole grain bread (what-have-you)
- 1/2 teaspoon mayonnaise (Best Foods, Hellmann's, or Vegenaise)
- 1/2 teaspoon Dijon mustard
- 2 -3 drops balsamic vinegar, to taste
- 1 slice provolone cheese
- 1 slice prosciutto or 1 slice ham (an extremely thin slice) (optional)
- 1/2 ripe avocado, pitted,peeled,and in slices
- 4 slices ripe tomatoes (thin slices)
- salt & freshly ground black pepper, to taste (I like a tri-color pepper mix)
- 1 leaf romaine lettuce or 1/4 cup alfalfa sprout (I often leave this off)
- 1If you like your sandwiches toasted, go ahead and toast your bread.
- 2Mix the mayonnaise, mustard, and balsamic together, then spread it thinly on one side of each slice of bread.
- 3Place cheese on a mayo/mustard side of a piece of bread; if including proscuitto, place it on the provolone.
- 4Spread the slices of avocado next, then the tomato, and season to taste with salt and pepper; then top with lettuce and the other slice of bread with the mayo/mustard side facing the lettuce.
- 5Note: using a fully ripe avocado is very important.
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Nutritional Facts for Tomato, Cheese, and Avocado Sandwich
Serving Size: 1 (344 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 1
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 636.4
- Calories from Fat 243
- Total Fat 27.1 g
- Saturated Fat 7.9 g
- Cholesterol 19.9 mg
- Sodium 1081.7 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 79.7 g
- Dietary Fiber 11.7 g
- Sugars 3.5 g
- Protein 21.3 g
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