Tasty sandwich recipes: all you need to know

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Some of the best and unique sandwich fillings

Everyone loves a good sandwich, whether it’s packed full of classic sandwich fillings like ham and tomato or lettuce and cucumber, or given an indulgent twist with a range of chutneys and other decadent sandwich fillings. And it’s not just about the inside. Try different breads and pair them up with delicious sandwich fillings, think pretzel buns, rye bread with the sandwich filling on top, or a soft, fluffy roll. Here’s just a few of our sandwich filling favourites.

  • Sweet Chilli Chicken Sarnie with Rocket, Tomato and Mayo
  • Chicken, Serrano Ham and Avocado Roll
  • Vietnamese Style Chicken Sandwich with Sriracha Mayo, Slaw and Coriander
  • Coronation Chicken Sandwich with Mango Chutney & Rocket

Looking for a way to spice up a vegetarian sandwich?

It’s simple to do, just think out of the box and take a look at our delicious vegetarian sandwich filling ideas:

  • Cheese and Caramelised Onion Roll with Rocket and Tomato
  • Goats Cheese & Rocket Pretzel Bun with Walnut Mayonnaise
  • Mozzarella, Tomato and Avocado Roll with Pesto and Rocket.

Lunch sandwich ideas

No one wants the same old lunch sandwich on repeat, but when you’re busy and need to make something quickly, it can be easy to just rustle up the dish you’re used to. And that’s where we’re here to help, bringing you a fresh new look on lunch with our lunch sandwich ideas. Get ready to turn your lunch into something to look forward to...

Sandwich ideas for work

It’s so important to have a proper lunch break. Looking for a lunch that you can take out and about?
There’s lots of lunch sandwich ideas out there from vegetarian lunch sandwich ideas like Goat’s Cheese and Caramelised Onion to those that make your lunchtime bite that little bit more indulgent, psst, we love a Coronation Chicken Sandwich with Mango Chutney and Rocket.
For a wholesome take on lunch sandwich ideas? Swap your normal white bread for a granary roll or lunch wrap, which can be filled with delicious fillings from tuna mixed with lemon and black pepper to a Mozzarella, Tomato and Avocado mix and more.
Make it in the morning, then pop it in a container and take it outside for a break away from your desk for a lunch sandwich idea you can look forward to.

Some of the best and unique sandwich fillings

Everyone loves a good sandwich, whether it’s packed full of classic sandwich fillings like ham and tomato or lettuce and cucumber, or given an indulgent twist with a range of chutneys and other decadent sandwich fillings. And it’s not just about the inside. Try different breads and pair them up with delicious sandwich fillings, think pretzel buns, rye bread with the sandwich filling on top, or a soft, fluffy roll. Here’s just a few of our sandwich filling favourites.

  • Sweet Chilli Chicken Sarnie with Rocket, Tomato and Mayo
  • Chicken, Serrano Ham and Avocado Roll
  • Vietnamese Style Chicken Sandwich with Sriracha Mayo, Slaw and Coriander
  • Coronation Chicken Sandwich with Mango Chutney & Rocket

Looking for a way to spice up a vegetarian sandwich?

It’s simple to do, just think out of the box and take a look at our delicious vegetarian sandwich filling ideas:

  • Cheese and Caramelised Onion Roll with Rocket and Tomato
  • Goats Cheese & Rocket Pretzel Bun with Walnut Mayonnaise
  • Mozzarella, Tomato and Avocado Roll with Pesto and Rocket.

Lunch sandwich ideas

No one wants the same old lunch sandwich on repeat, but when you’re busy and need to make something quickly, it can be easy to just rustle up the dish you’re used to. And that’s where we’re here to help, bringing you a fresh new look on lunch with our lunch sandwich ideas. Get ready to turn your lunch into something to look forward to...

Sandwich ideas for work

It’s so important to have a proper lunch break. Looking for a lunch that you can take out and about?
There’s lots of lunch sandwich ideas out there from vegetarian lunch sandwich ideas like Goat’s Cheese and Caramelised Onion to those that make your lunchtime bite that little bit more indulgent, psst, we love a Coronation Chicken Sandwich with Mango Chutney and Rocket.
For a wholesome take on lunch sandwich ideas? Swap your normal white bread for a granary roll or lunch wrap, which can be filled with delicious fillings from tuna mixed with lemon and black pepper to a Mozzarella, Tomato and Avocado mix and more.
Make it in the morning, then pop it in a container and take it outside for a break away from your desk for a lunch sandwich idea you can look forward to.

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Serrano Ham & Mozzarella Roll with Fig Jam and Rocket

5 min prep | Serves 1

Chipotle Chicken Mayo Pretzel Bun

5 min prep | Serves 1

Tuna Mayo Seeded Roll with Baby Gem Lettuce

5 min prep | Serves 1

Bahn-Mi Style Chicken Sandwich with Sriracha Mayo, Slaw and Coriander

5 min prep | Serves 1

Coronation Chicken Sandwich with Mango Chutney & Rocket

5 min prep | Serves 1 | Win a free Black+Blum lunch box

Halloumi, Balsamic Roasted Pepper and Avocado Brunch Sarnie with Breakfast Potatoes

Serves 2

Vietnamese Style Chicken Sandwich with Sriracha Mayo, Slaw and Coriander

5 min prep | Serves 1 | Win a free Black+Blum lunch box

Ultimate Brunch Sarnie

with Breakfast Potatoes | Serves 2

Steak Sandwich with Fried Potatoes

with a Mustardy Rocket and Tomato Salad

Tandoori Chicken Naan-wich and Spiced Sweet Potato Wedges

with Tomato, Cucumber and Pomegranate Salad and Mint Yoghurt

Barbecue Chicken Sarnie

with Dressed Baby Gem and Sweet Potato Fries

Minute Steak Ciabatta with Fried Potatoes

Three Steps | Ready in 10

Middle Eastern Style Chicken Hotpot

with Coronation Chicken Ciabatta

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Delightful Sandwich Recipes for Busy Bees and Gourmets

Close your eyes and imagine the perfect sandwich. Is it loaded with stacks of fresh vegetables, mouthwatering meats, melty cheese, and a flavorful sauce that ties the whole thing together? There’s something really satisfying about biting into a perfectly made sandwich, especially if you’ve got the proportions of bread and filling just right. At HelloFresh, we want you to perfect the art of making tasty sandwiches for you and your family. That’s why our seasoned chefs keep on coming up with delicious sandwich recipes that make for fresh and well-balanced meals, but only take minimal effort in the kitchen. In case you want to cut out the meat, there are plenty of vegetarian sandwich recipes in our collection that quickly take you to flavor town!

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The extras from last night’s dinner can make a wonderful filling for tomorrow’s sandwich.

Sandwiches: A Global Hit with Many Facets

There’s hardly another food that is more universally loved than the sandwich. In fact, chances are good that wherever you go in this world, you’ll find a yummy version of this dish that celebrates the local flavors and ingredients of the region you are in. That right there is the beauty of the sandwich: It isn’t only incredibly practical, but also one of the most versatile foods we can think of. From golden American grilled cheese sandwiches and the decadent French Croque Monsieur, to the complex flavors of a Vietnamese Bánh Mì, sandwiches have a million different ways to be delicious. Are you hungry yet? Find new sandwich ideas inspired by your favorite world cuisine in our sandwich recipe collection!

Delightful Sandwich Recipes for Busy Bees and Gourmets

Close your eyes and imagine the perfect sandwich. Is it loaded with stacks of fresh vegetables, mouthwatering meats, melty cheese, and a flavorful sauce that ties the whole thing together? There’s something really satisfying about biting into a perfectly made sandwich, especially if you’ve got the proportions of bread and filling just right. At HelloFresh, we want you to perfect the art of making tasty sandwiches for you and your family. That’s why our seasoned chefs keep on coming up with delicious sandwich recipes that make for fresh and well-balanced meals, but only take minimal effort in the kitchen. In case you want to cut out the meat, there are plenty of vegetarian sandwich recipes in our collection that quickly take you to flavor town!

#FreshTips

The extras from last night’s dinner can make a wonderful filling for tomorrow’s sandwich.

The UK's Favourite Sandwiches

Delicious, filling and perfect at any time of the day, what's not to love about the humble sandwich? We've uncovered the UK's favourite sandwiches in honour of British Sandwich Week. Find out where your go-to sarnie places below:

The Top Sandwiches in the UK

Long live the sandwich!

With picnics and outdoor adventures back on the agenda for 2021, the popularity of sandwiches is up 49% in the UK, as we look for new inspiration for our sandwich fillings.
To celebrate British Sandwich Week, we have crunched the numbers to find out just which filling is our favourite. For each sandwich type, we've looked at the average number of monthly searches, along with the total number of Instagram posts and TikTok views. We've combined them all together to crown the country's favourites.

  • Taking the crown as the UK's favourite is the chicken sandwich. In total, online coverage of this meaty sandwich totals over 2 billion, including 3,700 monthly searches, 385,449 Instagram posts and 2,136,000,000 TikTok views.
  • In second place is a true morning staple, the breakfast sandwich. It totals over 135 million in collective online coverage.
  • The egg sandwich takes the third spot in the UK’s favourite sandwiches, with over 100 million hits online.

#BritishSandwichWeek

Over 65% of the top 20 sandwiches in the UK contain meat.

Britain’s Top Sandwiches Based on Total Online Searches, Instagram Posts & TikTok Views

  1. Chicken sandwich (2,136,389,149)
  2. Breakfast sandwich (135,989,966)
  3. Egg sandwich (100,851,539)
  4. Ham sandwich (59,058,603)
  5. Cheese sandwich (18,975,440)
  6. Club sandwich (17,924,263)
  7. Grilled cheese sandwich (17,615,144)
  8. Ham and cheese sandwich (12,312,102)
  9. Pulled pork sandwich (7,379,064)
  10. Steak sandwich (7,115,402)
  11. Cuban sandwich (5,322,856)
  12. Bacon sandwich (4,754,811)
  13. Turkey sandwich (2,781,322)
  14. Pastrami sandwich (2,467,477)
  15. BLT sandwich (2,157,574)
  16. McChicken sandwich (2,104,368)
  17. Tuna sandwich (1,907,226)
  18. Avocado sandwich (1,826,312)
  19. Bombay sandwich (1,812,097)
  20. Reuben sandwich (1,514,258)
  21. Beef sandwich (1,420,543)
  22. Crisp sandwich (1,407,441)
  23. Cucumber sandwich (1,107,820)
  24. Toast sandwich (943,947)
  25. Roast beef sandwich (588,782)
  26. Fish finger sandwich (374,733)
  27. Chicken club sandwich (355,867)
  28. Salmon sandwich (318,045)
  29. Jam sandwich (312,284)
  30. Fried egg sandwich (299,406)
  31. Egg mayo sandwich (122,643)
  32. Baloney sandwich (94,954)
  33. Coronation chicken sandwich (25,065)
  34. Corned beef sandwich (11,860)
  35. Prawn sandwich (5,400)
  36. Halloumi sandwich (3,351)
  37. Ploughmans sandwich (1,802)

Long live the sandwich!

With picnics and outdoor adventures back on the agenda for 2021, the popularity of sandwiches is up 49% in the UK, as we look for new inspiration for our sandwich fillings.
To celebrate British Sandwich Week, we have crunched the numbers to find out just which filling is our favourite. For each sandwich type, we've looked at the average number of monthly searches, along with the total number of Instagram posts and TikTok views. We've combined them all together to crown the country's favourites.

  • Taking the crown as the UK's favourite is the chicken sandwich. In total, online coverage of this meaty sandwich totals over 2 billion, including 3,700 monthly searches, 385,449 Instagram posts and 2,136,000,000 TikTok views.
  • In second place is a true morning staple, the breakfast sandwich. It totals over 135 million in collective online coverage.
  • The egg sandwich takes the third spot in the UK’s favourite sandwiches, with over 100 million hits online.

#BritishSandwichWeek

Over 65% of the top 20 sandwiches in the UK contain meat.

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