Introduction:
Indulge in the perfect combination of flavors and textures with our Turkey Sandwich with Berry Sauce. This delightful sandwich offers a harmonious blend of tender turkey slices, crispy bacon, fresh lettuce, and a sweet and tangy berry sauce, all hugged between slices of your favorite bread. Whether you’re looking for a quick lunch or a satisfying dinner option, this sandwich is a winner. In this guide, we’ll walk you through the steps to create this delicious Crunchy Sandwich.

Brief History:
The turkey sandwich has been a beloved classic for decades, with various versions popping up across the globe. However, the addition of a berry sauce elevates this recipe to a whole new level, adding a burst of fruity goodness to every bite.

Preparation Time: 15 minutes
Cook Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes
Servings: 2

Ingredients:

For the Berry Sauce:

  • 1 cup fresh mixed berries (strawberries, blueberries, raspberries)
  • 2 tablespoons sugar
  • 1 tablespoon water
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1/4 teaspoon cornstarch (optional, for thickening)

For the Sandwich:

  • 4 slices of your favorite bread
  • 8 slices of roasted turkey breast
  • 4 slices of crispy bacon
  • 4 lettuce leaves
  • 4 slices of Swiss or cheddar cheese (optional)
  • 2 tablespoons mayonnaise
  • 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions:

1. Prepare the Berry Sauce:

a. In a small saucepan, combine the mixed berries, sugar, water, and lemon juice.

b. Bring the mixture to a simmer over medium heat and cook for about 5-7 minutes, or until the berries break down and the sauce thickens slightly.

c. If desired, you can use a fine-mesh strainer to remove the seeds and achieve a smoother sauce.

d. Allow the berry sauce to cool. You can refrigerate it for a few hours for a chilled sauce or use it at room temperature.

2. Assemble the Sandwich:

a. Lay out four slices of bread on a clean surface.

b. On each slice, spread a tablespoon of mayonnaise and a tablespoon of Dijon mustard.

c. Place two slices of roasted turkey breast on each bottom slice of bread.

d. Top the turkey with a slice of cheese (if desired), followed by two slices of crispy bacon and a lettuce leaf.

e. Drizzle a generous spoonful of the berry sauce over the lettuce.

f. Season with salt and pepper to taste.

g. Complete each sandwich by placing the remaining bread slices on top.

3. Serve:

a. Cut the sandwiches in half diagonally for a beautiful presentation.

b. Serve immediately and enjoy your Turkey Sandwich with Berry Sauce!

NUTRITION FACTS:

NutrientAmount per Serving
Calories550
Total Fat24g
Saturated Fat7g
Cholesterol70mg
Sodium1400mg
Total Carbohydrates54g
Dietary Fiber6g
Sugars18g
Protein32g

Conclusion:
The Turkey Sandwich with Berry Sauce is a delightful fusion of savory and sweet, making it a unique and mouthwatering treat. The homemade berry sauce adds a burst of freshness and flavor that sets this sandwich apart from the ordinary. With its quick preparation and delicious results, this Crunchy Sandwich is perfect for any mealtime occasion. Give it a try and savor the delightful harmony of flavors that await you in every bite.