Loaded turkey bacon sandwich 5

Okay, so spinach was on sale at Costco, the grocery place where I unashamedly run berserk. At only $1.79 for a huge, big bag of fresh, cleaned spinach, how could I resist grabbing a couple? Yay me, the chronic bulk shopper. Looks like we’re ready to take on Popeye any time now *checking my biceps now*.

So what’s for lunch? you ask. A turkey bacon sandwich that’s loaded with the goodness of spinach, button mushrooms and tomatoes and an egg, for good measure.

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Here’s what you need for this lovely sandwich:

  • slices of bread, your choice (I used 12 grain bread)
  • turkey bacon
  • 1-2 cups spinach
  • 4 button mushrooms, sliced
  • a handful of tomatoes (I used grape tomatoes)
  • 3 eggs, hard-boiled

I shallow-fry the button mushrooms till they’re cooked down before adding the spinach. Once the spinach wilts down, in go the grape tomatoes to fry for just a few minutes. The spinach and mushrooms release quite a bit of liquid which I simply discard. No salt or pepper was used in this recipe (typical of me!) but feel free to season to your taste.

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I prefer turkey bacon because it’s leaner than regular bacon and to give this sandwich a twist, I made hard-boiled eggs.

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The assembly is as easy as slicing the egg and piling everything on the 12-grain bread slices. The whole process barely takes 20 minutes (including prep) and it’s so healthy too, right?

5 thoughts on “Loaded turkey bacon sandwich

  1. Katherines Corner Jan 12,2014 7:58 am

    Giggle, I love that you run a muck at costco, I do it at Sams club, LOL. This looks delish. Thank you so much for helping to make the Thursday Favorite Things blog hop so much fun Hugs!

  2. Natasha @ Epic Mommy Adventures Jan 20,2014 7:08 pm

    You weren’t kidding…this is truly a loaded turkey sandwich! Looks delicious though! I go nutso at Sam’s Club like Katherine. I always leave with some great deals!

    Thanks so much for sharing on Turn It Up Tuesday! We love having you! :)

  3. Joanna Sormunen Jan 20,2014 7:55 pm

    This looks absolutely delicious and now I’m hungry. I had to pin it so I can do it myself when I have the ingredients.
    Visiting here from the This Momma’s Meandering Mondays and enjoying your blog!

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