Easy curried egg salad sandwiches

To enjoy the last few days of summer, the BF and I decided to spend some time outdoors at the park. There is something about taking a walk or sitting at a beautiful park that makes me feel at peace….I highly recommend it.
 I opted to bring some food and drink and turned it into a mini picnic as well.
If you are thinking of having a picnic and are not sure what food to bring, the easiest option is make sandwiches. A favorite of mine are curried egg salad sandwiches with lettuce and arugula, these are super easy to make and very delicious. 
4 slices of Quinoa bread toasted (substitute with wholegrain bread)
4 large hard boiled eggs (substitute with chicken)
2 tbsp mayonnaise
1 tbsp mild curry powder
1 clove garlic minced
1/4 small onion chopped finely
1/2 tsp grainy mustard
1 tsp Dijon mustard
1/2 medium celery stalk chopped
I tomato sliced
1 tbsp fresh parsley
1 tsp fresh chives
salt and pepper
– Boil eggs for about 10-12 minutes until they are hard boiled. 
– While eggs are boiling mix garlic, mustard and mayonnaise in a small bowl and set aside.
– Add chopped onion, celery and herbs in a big bowl. 
– Once eggs are cooked and cooled, roughly chop them and add to bowl. 
– Add curry powder, salt and pepper followed by the mayo dressing and mix gently. 
 – Let egg mixture sit for about 10 minutes to allow flavors to develop, 
– Toast bread and begin layering the sandwich.
– I like to start with lettuce as it creates a barrier that prevents the egg mixture from leaking into the bread and making it soggy. 
– Place egg salad over lettuce followed by tomatoes then top with arugula. The arugula will create another moisture barrier. 
– Wrap in tin foil or cling wrap and place in a insulated picnic bag. 
Remember to brink something to drink. I made a grapefruit, watermelon juice and added some grapes and water to the picnic bag. 

Join the List

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

We are on Instagram

This error message is only visible to WordPress admins

Error: API requests are being delayed for this account. New posts will not be retrieved.

There may be an issue with the Instagram access token that you are using. Your server might also be unable to connect to Instagram at this time.

Error: No posts found.

Make sure this account has posts available on instagram.com.

Click here to troubleshoot

Error: admin-ajax.php test was not successful. Some features may not be available.

Please visit this page to troubleshoot.

Copyright © 2020 · Theme by 17th Avenue