Open "Face" Egg Salad Sandwiches
To make faces, use lettuce, olives, peas, bell pepper, cherry tomatoes, pickles, celery, and grated carrot for facial features.
- Yield: Makes 4
Source: Kids Good Things 2006
- 7 eggs
- 1/4 cup mayonnaise
- 2 teaspoons mustard
- 1/2 teaspoon each salt and ground pepper
- 1 slice ham
In a medium saucepan, cover 7 eggs with water. Bring to a boil; cook, uncovered, 2 minutes. Cover and remove from heat; let stand 10 minutes. Place eggs in bowl under cold running water until cool. Peel eggs.
Slice 2 eggs with an egg slicer or a knife. Set aside 8 of the slices for eyes. Place remaining pieces in a bowl; add unsliced eggs. Mash with a fork. Add mayonnaise, mustard, and salt and ground pepper; stir to combine.
Spread a thin layer of mayonnaise over each of 4 slices of bread; cover with egg salad or 1 slice ham. Make faces, using egg slices, egg salad, and suggested toppings, as desired. Serve immediately.