The Parisian Melt

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Our twist on a croque madame, this grilled turkey and cheese sandwich has apple for added crunch. Add a crisp green salad to round out the meal.

Tags: Easy, 20 Mins, Entrées, Sandwiches, Lunches, Chicken/Poultry, Fruit, Cheese, Rice & Grains, French, BBQ, Grilling
Serves: 4
Skill level: Easy
Prep time: 10  minutes
Cooking time: 6  minutes
Total: 16 *  minutes

rest time = 3 minutes

Additional Information


4 tsp (20 mL) PC Mayonnaise - Made with Whole Eggs
4 tsp (20 mL) PC Horseradish Dijon
4 Blue Menu Thins - Whole Grain Round White Buns
6 oz (175 g) PC Sweet Mustard Rub Turkey Breast - Fully Cooked
1 Granny Smith apple, cored and sliced (peel on)
4 oz (125 g) double cream Brie cheese, thinly sliced


    1. Preheat barbecue to medium heat.
    2. In small bowl, stir together mayonnaise and mustard. Open buns and spread mixture evenly on inner sides. Divide turkey into four equal portions. Place a portion on one half of each bun. Top with one-quarter of apple slices, then one-quarter of the Brie. Replace bun tops.
    3. Place sandwiches cheese side down on grill and reduce heat to medium-low. Grill for 1-1/2 minutes, then rotate sandwiches a quarter turn to create criss-cross grill marks; cook another 1-1/2 minutes. Turn sandwiches over and cook for 3 minutes, rotating a quarter-turn half-way. Transfer to cutting board and let rest for 3 minutes. Cut in half before serving, if desired.


Chef's Tips

This can also be cooked in a panini press.

Nutritional Information

Per serving:
Calories 400 Cal
Fat 16 g
Sodium 780 mg
Carbohydrate 40 g
Fibre 6 g
Protein 24 g
Source of Fibre