Main Dishes

Apple, Ham, & Cheddar Melts

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In the town where we grew up in, there was a little restaurant that served ham, cheddar, and apple butter sandwiches. Sadly, this little restaurant was only in business for less than a year. I honestly don’t even remember the name of it. Anyway, In the short time it was open Emily and I ate there several times and ordered these sandwiches. We loved them! I made these yesterday and they tasted JUST like the ones in that restaurant. They were delicious! I added apples and Brie to the sandwich and

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2 slices artisan bread
Brie cheese (to taste)
1/4 Lb. maple or honey ham, sliced VERY thin (pretty much shaved)
2-3 Tbsp. apple butter
4-5 Gala apple slices, sliced thin (you can use Fuji or Pink Lady apples too)
2 slices sharp cheddar cheese
butter (for grilling)
?Spread Brie cheese evenly over one slice of bread. On that same slice, layer ham, apple butter, apples, and cheddar cheese. Top with remaining slice or bread. ?Spread butter over the outside of the...
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Nutritions

Calories
2369

Sodium
3954mg
164% DV

Fat
33g
51% DV

Protein
98g
197% DV

Carbs
428g
145% DV

Fiber
35g
142% DV

Skip store-bought cans, because you can't beat the sweet, savory and smoky taste of homemade baked beans with bacon and molasses. The old-fashioned beans cook slowly in the oven for hours, developing a rich, thick sauce. Baked beans from scratch are the perfect side dish for your next cookout or potluck, and a simple lunch or dinner entrée when paired with cornbread or Boston brown bread!

1 lb. dried navy or Great Northern beans
1/2 lb. bacon
1 medium onion
1/2 c ketchup
3/4 c molasses
2 T apple cider vinegar
2 t dry mustard
2 c chicken broth
kosher salt and black pepper
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  • Place beans in a large bowl or pot. Cover with water by 2 inches. Cover and let stand overnight. Drain and rinse the beans.
  • Place the beans in a large pot and cover with fresh water (about 1...
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Nutritions

Calories
461

Sodium
983mg
40% DV

Fat
12g
19% DV

Protein
13g
26% DV

Carbs
73g
24% DV

Fiber
8g
34% DV