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You can do so much more than you thought with this simple ingredient

Deli ham isn't just for packed lunches anymore. Breakfast, lunch, dinner — even appetizers. There's no end to what you can make with this easy and versatile ingredient.

You can do so much more than you thought with this simple ingredient

1. Grilled ham, cheese and pear waffle sandwiches recipe

Makes 1 sandwich


  • 1 can flaky refrigerated store-bought biscuits
  • 1 package Hormel Natural Choice Honey Deli Ham (1 slice per sandwich)
  • Sliced cheddar cheese
  • Sliced Havarti cheese
  • Thinly sliced pear
  • Arugula


  1. Separate each biscuit into two halves, stretch each dough half to approximately the size of 1 ham slice.
  2. Top 1 half of biscuit with 1 slice of cheese.
  3. Top with 1 slice of ham.
  4. Top with handful of arugula.
  5. Top with 2 to 3 thin pear slices.
  6. Place second half of biscuit on top.
  7. Place entire sealed sandwich in center of waffle iron and cook for approximately 3 to 5 minutes.

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