Are you looking for the best veg cream cheese sandwich recipe for your kids' lunch box or evening party, which is tasty as well as healthy? Then this recipe is for you.
You must have made and tasted many kinds of cream cheese sandwiches to date, but this version with garlic and herb-flavoured cream cheese is the best, and indeed the recipe will make your mouth water. It is one of the easiest cream cheese recipes you can cook.
A cream cheese sandwich is a delicious and easy-to-make breakfast or snack you can enjoy anytime and is full of incredible flavours. The recipe begins with blending the Herbs and garlic cream cheese with lemon juice, extra virgin olive oil, garlic powder and herbs to give the texture a distinct feel and taste.
You can use any bread and veggies of your choice to make this cheese spread sandwich, but we think cucumbers are the perfect addition to give your sandwich the ideal combination of crunch and flavour.
This herb spread sandwich is so yummy and delicious that you will love making and eating it daily. In short, you will never get bored of this cheese spread sandwich. It is a perfect meal for morning breakfast or evening tea, which can be prepared within 10 minutes.
It's an excellent option for refreshment and light lunch!!
These sandwiches are perfect party food, and everyone loves them!! So friends, what are you waiting for? Read this recipe entirely and make your kids happy by giving them a surprise.
Below is the list of all the ingredients:
BreadAs you know, bread provides essential carbs for energy; you can use multigrain bread, which is thinly sliced bread and the softest or else you can use wheat bread/brown bread as well.
Herb and Garlic Cream Cheese spreadCream Cheese is the star ingredient of this recipe; we are using GaoFarm's Herbs & Garlic Cream Cheese Spread for this recipe. Herbs Garlic Cream Cheese Spread gives you a thick creamy texture making it easy to spread on sandwiches. In addition, herbs garlic cream cheese, high in protein, will add a delicious flavour as well as nutrition to any snack. You can buy them online from www.gaofarmshop.com. However, you can buy any other regular cream cheese or spread from your local grocery store.
HerbsYou can use your favourite herbs, like fresh dill, parsley, coriander leaves and dried chives, to add flavour and freshness to the cream cheese mixture. You can also use fresh mint and coriander if you want. Extra virgin olive oil adds a rich, fruity flavour to the mix. It is essential for a flavorful boost.
Lemon JuiceLemon juice will add freshness and zest to the cream cheese. In addition, the mild sourness will make your veg cream cheese sandwich more delicious.
VeggiesLettuce and cucumber can add crunch and freshness to the cream cheese sandwich. Adding tomato and red onion can give your sandwich a slightly sweet and juicy flavour. We're using English Cucumber for this veg Cream Cheese Sandwich and some Salad Cress, green bell pepper, and boiled corn adding extra nutrients while making the sandwich look beautiful. You can use stuffed mushrooms and any other veggies of your choice.
Salt and PepperLast but not least, make sure you are happy with the taste of the salt and pepper.
Directions to make cheese spread sandwiches with the best-flavoured cream cheese.
Preparing a veg cream cheese sandwich with herb and garlic cream cheese spread is easy. Follow the steps below and prepare delicious healthy sandwiches for your kids!!
Finely chop the fresh herbs. We've chosen dill, basil, and parsley for this recipe, but you can go with your favourite herbs.
Mix herb garlic cream cheese, olive oil, your favourite herbs, and lemon juice in a bowl, then add salt and freshly ground black pepper to taste until smooth and well combined. However you can add red chilli flakes according to your wish, but here we will not be using red chilli flakes in this veg Cream Cheese Sandwich recipe.
Spread the bread slices and spread the herb cream cheese mixture generously on each bread slice (for more deliciousness and yumminess, you can spread it on both sides of the bread slices as we do).
Bread slices can be topped with cucumber, lettuce leaves, tomato slices (or your favourite fresh veggies), and other slices of bread. If you are non-vegetarian, you can use cooked stuffed chicken breasts as per your liking. However you can also add parmesan cheese if preferred, but we are not using it on this recipe as we are trying to keep this sandwich on the healthier side.
Cut the sandwich into your preferred shape (diagonally in half or quarter) and serve. If you are making these cream cheese sandwiches for a special occasion, keep them neat, and it would be better to cut them into triangles.
Enjoy your delicious garlic herb-flavoured cream cheese sandwich!
If you are looking for the best-flavoured cream cheese to make cream cheese sandwiches, you can buy it online from GaoFarm at affordable prices or any other online/physical store.
Expert Tips For Making The Best Cream Cheese Sandwiches with Healthy Cheese Spreads
Use the proper bread that complements the flavour of the cream cheese. Choose a soft and fluffy bread. Avoid bread that is too thick, dense, or has chewy crusts, as they can overpower the delicate flavour of the cream cheese.
Before spreading cream cheese on bread, ensure it is fresh and at room temperature; this makes it easier to spread. For a healthy cheese spread with a smooth and creamy texture, go for GaoFarm's Garlic Cheese Spread.
If you do not eat the cream cheese sandwich immediately, store it in an airtight container in the refrigerator. Doing this keeps the herbs cheese sandwich fresh and prevents the bread from getting soggy.
Consider toasting the bread to add a twist to the sandwich. This can add a delicious, crispy texture to your cream cheese sandwich. Make sure to spread the Herb Garlic Cream Cheese evenly on the bread once it has cooled down.
If you are left with some extra herb cream cheese mixture from the recipe prepared, transfer it to a small bowl, and you can use it as a perfect dip for any other snacks/crackers/bagels.
What is the healthiest way to make a sandwich?
To make a healthier sandwich, first choose whole grain bread, which is high in fibre. Then, add fresh vegetables that are low in calories and rich in nutrients, like cucumber, tomato, capsicum, and lettuce. You can add some avocado or hummus to boost healthy fats and protein. Next, opt for olive oil and vinegar, and most importantly, choose a flavoured cream cheese that is authentic, delicious, and creamy.
Which flavoured cream cheese is best for cream cheese sandwiches?
Gaofarm's Herb and Garlic Cream Cheese or Cheese Spread is the best-flavoured cream cheese for a cream cheese sandwich. Its herb garlic flavour will make your sandwich more delicious. The rich and creamy texture of Garlic & Herb Cheese Spread makes a quick spread on bread. This high-protein authentic cheese spread is soft, rich, and salty; you can use herbs cheese spread on almost all your favourite foods.
Do Cream Cheese Sandwiches need to be refrigerated?
Leaving a cream cheese sandwich at room temperature for 5-6 hours is still ok. But after this period, bacteria will start to grow rapidly, making it soggy and unpleasant in taste. Store the cream cheese sandwich in an airtight container in the refrigerator to keep it safe from bacteria.
Can cream cheese sandwiches be frozen?
Cream cheese sandwiches can be frozen, but thawing can change the bread's texture and flavour. It's good to freeze sandwiches without any wet ingredients. You can also wrap them tightly in plastic wrap or aluminium foil, but the sandwiches should also be placed inside an airtight container.
Can I add fruits to the cream cheese sandwich?
Absolutely. You can add fruits to your cream cheese sandwiches. Delight your tastebuds using strawberries, bananas, or apple slices in a sandwich.
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