Gourmet Vegetarian Sandwich
Prep: 10 mins
Cook: 0 mins
2 serves Serves: 2
Semi-dried tomatoes and marinated artichokes add a touch of class to this lunch time staple.


  • 4 slices thick wholegrain bread
  • 2 tsp basil pesto
  • 1 cup baby spinach, rocket or butter lettuce leaves
  • 2 small tomatoes, sliced
  • 1/4 cup fat-free semi-sundried tomatoes, drained and chopped
  • 1/4 cup marinated artichokes (97% fat-free), drained and chopped
  • 1/4 small red capsicum, thinly sliced
  • 8 basil leaves, roughly torn
  • 4 slices reduced-fat Swiss cheese


  1. Spread 2 slices of bread with pesto.
  2. Place half of the remaining ingredients on each slice before finishing with the remaining slices of bread.
  3. Cut sandwich in half.


  • Replace Swiss cheese with 4 baby boccincini, thinly sliced.
  • Replace pesto with Baba ghanoush (eggplant dip) or hummus.
Serving Suggestion: Toast in a sandwich maker until heated through and golden brown.

Healthy tip!

Try mustard instead of mayonnaise to add extra flavour to your salads and sandwiches.

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Nutrition Information

per serving per 100g
Energy 1671 kJ 582 kJ
Protein 25.1 g 8.7 g
Fat, total 20 g 7 g
— saturated 10.8 g 3.8 g
Carbohydrate 25.4 g 8.9 g
— sugars 6.6 g 2.3 g
Sodium 547.1 mg 190.5 mg
Fibre 8.8 g 3.1 g

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    It smells great when you open your lunchbox and is delicious to eat!!
    Mias Mum
    Posted on: 26 Feb 14

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