Ham, Fresh Mozzarella, and Avocado Sandwich

Ham Fresh Mozzarella and Avocado Sandwich

Total Time: 5 min

Prep Time:

Nutrition Facts

Nutrition information
per serving

Calories 680
Total Fat 35g
Saturated Fat 11g
Trans Fat 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 3g
Monounsaturated Fat 11g
Cholesterol 65mg
Sodium 1270mg
Total Carbs 62g
Dietary Fiber 8g
Total Sugars 5g
Protein 33g
Potassium 735mg

Vitamin A 17 mcg; Vitamin C 13 mg; Calcium 277 mg; Iron 4 mg; Vitamin D 0 mcg; Folate 267 mcg; Omega 3 Fatty Acid 0.2 g

% Daily Value*: Vitamin A 2%; Vitamin C 15%; Calcium 20%; Iron 20 %; Vitamin D 0%

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a serving of food contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

Here’s a simple ham avocado sandwich that’s a little bit of Italy with fresh mozzarella and deli ham or prosciutto, and a lot of California with crusty sourdough bread and creamy California Avocado. Both avocado slices and mashed avocado make this ham and cheese sandwich extra special.

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Serves: 1

1/2 ripe, Fresh California Avocado, seeded, peeled and divided sea salt to taste, optional 2 slices crusty sourdough bread, or bread/roll of choice, toasted 1 small tomato, seeded and sliced Fresh cracked pepper to taste, optional 1 oz. deli ham or prosciutto 2 oz. ball fresh Mozzarella cheese, sliced
  1. Slice half the avocado and set aside. Mash the rest of the avocado and add salt to taste.
  2. Spread the mashed avocado on one of the toasted bread slices. Top with tomato slices, then pepper, ham, cheese, avocados and the remaining bread slice.
  3. Cut sandwich in half and enjoy.

Serving Suggestion: If desired, chiffonade some fresh basil and place between the tomato and ham or serve with pesto sauce for dipping.

Beverage Pairing: Chenin Blanc

*Large avocados are recommended for this recipe. A large avocado averages about 8 ounces. If using smaller or larger size avocados adjust the quantity accordingly.

Did You Know?

There are lots of quick and easy recipes on this site. Some have more than 7 ingredients, but most can be prepared in 15 minutes or less. Even with simple recipes it helps to know how to store avocados before you use them and if you have any left over.

As with all fruits and vegetables, wash avocados before cutting. Check out our tips for how to choose and use California Avocados

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