Super summer recipe: Open Sandwich With Cheese, Chicken and Appleslaw

Published Saturday, Jul 12 2014, 10:20 BST  |  By  |  Add comment
How tasty does this open sandwich look? And it's so easy to make!

Appleslaw is key to this, which swaps the usual carrot for red apple, and trust us - it really works. Enjoy while watching the footie or whip up for a satisfying lunch.

Appleslaw open sandwich

© Applewood


  • 2 slice wholemeal or granary bread, buttered
  • 4 Applewood cheese slices
  • 2 slice of cooked chicken breast
  • For the appleslaw:
  • 1 heaped tablespoon low fat Greek yoghurt
  • The juice of ½ small lemon
  • Freshly ground black pepper
  • 1 small red apple, cored and thinly sliced
  • 100g white cabbage, finely shredded
  • 2-3 radish, thinly sliced
  • 2 spring onions, cut into fine rings


1 Begin by making the dressing; simply mix the yoghurt, lemon juice and pepper in a mixing bowl.

2 Add the remining ingredinets and mix to coat evenly.

3 To make the open sandwich, place the Applwood slices and chicken on the butter bread and top with appleslaw. Enjoy!

Nutrition Information

Serves 2

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