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Ham & Cheese Caterpillars
Ham & Cheese Caterpillars Ham & Cheese Caterpillars
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Ham & Cheese Caterpillars

Filed under: Appetizers, Entertaining, Halloween, Kids-approved, Side dish



preparation time

00:30 30min


Cooking time

00:00 0min


ingredients

  • 8 slices cooked ham
  • 2 slices white tramezzini bread
  • 2 slices brown tramezzini bread
  • Softened butter
  • 8 slices cheddar cheese
  • 10 cherry tomatoes
  • 4 chive stems, cut into 2 cm sections
  • 10 wooden skewers (about 10 cm long)

instructions

  1. Place 4 tramezzini slices on a work surface and lightly butter.
  2. Arrange ham and cheddar on the brown slices and top with the white.
  3. With a rolling pin, gently roll sandwiches to help them stick together. Take care not to deform them or tear the bread.
  4. Using a cookie cutter (about 4.5 cm diameter), cut out 15 small round sandwiches per tramezzini.
  5. Place a cherry tomato on each skewer.
  6. With a paring knife, pierce two holes side by side into each tomato and insert chive pieces to form antennae.
  7. Cover with plastic wrap until ready to serve.
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