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BLT Sandwich “all dressed up”

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BLT Sandwich "all dressed up"

This is the best sandwich I have had in ages. Maybe ever.

BLT Sandwich "all dressed up"

Please, for your own good, make the Cheddar Bacon Bread that I posted yesterday, and then pile it high with the following goodness. You won’t be sorry.

BLT Sandwich "all dressed up"

First, you whip the butter, goat cheese and chives together with a fork until smooth. Season to taste with kosher salt.

BLT Sandwich "all dressed up"

Slather 2 tablespoons of the goat cheese butter on each of the 4 slices of bread.

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Layer the tomatoes and a few rings of red onion on two of the slices.

BLT Sandwich "all dressed up"

Pile 3 pieces of bacon over the tomatoes.

BLT Sandwich "all dressed up"

Place the basil over the bacon.

BLT Sandwich "all dressed up"

Top the sandwich with the other slice of the bread.

BLT Sandwich "all dressed up"

Slice in half and serve.

BLT Sandwich "all dressed up"

Recipe: BLT Sandwich “all dressed up”

Ingredients

  • -4 thick slices Cheddar Bacon Bread
  • -8 tablespoons Goat Cheese Butter
  • -1 heirloom tomatoes
  • -6 rings of red onion
  • -6 slices crispy bacon
  • -8 large basil leaves
  • Goat Cheese Butter
  • -3 Tbs butter, room temperature
  • -5 Tbs goat cheese, room temperature
  • -2 Tbs chives, minced
  • -Kosher salt to taste

Instructions

  1. 1. Whip the butter, goat cheese and chives together with a fork until smooth. Season to taste with kosher salt.
  2. 2. Slather 2 tablespoons of the goat cheese butter on each of the 4 slices of bread.
  3. 3. Layer the tomatoes and a few rings of red onion on two of the slices.
  4. 4. Pile 3 pieces of bacon over the tomatoes.
  5. 5. Place the basil over the bacon.
  6. 6. Top the sandwich with the other slice of the bread.
  7. 7. Slice in half and serve.

Preparation time: 2 minute(s)

Cooking time: 3 minute(s)

Number of servings (yield): 2

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28 Comments

  1. o.
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  2. Lucy Lean says:

    love twisting up the classics so this sandwich is right up my alley -

  3. It is just unfair that I’m reading this while eating a really lame lunch. This looks like the best sandwich EVER.

    • LOL! One loaf of cheddar bacon bread this afternoon and you could be in gourmet BLT’s by dinner :)

  4. Oh my… “dressed up” is a complete understatement…

  5. Eileen says:

    I am most jealous of that beautiful tomato! And combined with that subline-sounding bread and goat cheese butter–yes please!

    • isn’t that tomato crazy!? It looks like a watermelon to me!

  6. Oh my! Are you serious with this? You’re killing me. Must go buy bacon. Now.

    • haha! Yes- bacon is definitely calling your name!

  7. marla says:

    Love the idea of the dressed up BLT! I could use this sandwich on my hikes!

  8. The bread is magical looking, that tomato is magical looking…this whole sammie. I am totally IN on this!

    • Ha! It IS magical Allison! thanks for getting it :)

  9. susan says:

    this looks crazy good, Heather! Your family is lucky to have you in their lives!

  10. Katie says:

    Nothing says summer like a BLT – perfect!

  11. Becky says:

    Those tomatoes are beautiful! What kind are they? This sandwich looks delicious!

    • Just “heirloom” I thought they would be green inside, and they were red!

  12. JenMarie says:

    I know Maggie, it definitely looks better than MY lunch…

  13. This. looks. phenomenal.

    We can’t wait to give this recipe a try!!! Thanks for sharing :)

  14. Tambi says:

    My mouth is watering!! Thanks Heather! I can’t wait to make this fancy BLT! My family will love it! : )

  15. I believe you! Now…where can I place an order ‘to go’ ??

  16. Esi says:

    This is like the ultimate blt.

  17. Yum! I bet this is so delicious on the cheddar bacon bread. Thanks for sharing!