Picnic Sandwiches-on-a-Stick

Make a picnic lunch outside more fun by turning your favorite sandwich into a kebob! Try out one of these combinations or invent your own.

Children may need help with some of the slicing in this recipe, as well as some supervision while poking the sharp skewer through the sandwich ingredients.

What You’ll Need:

Peanut butter and jelly sandwich

  • Wooden skewers or large wooden toothpicks
  • Sliced wheat sandwich bread
  • Peanut butter (or other nut spread of your choice)
  • Jelly
  • Strawberries (or other berries of your choice)

Ham and cheese sandwich

  • Wooden skewers or large wooden toothpicks
  • Sliced wheat sandwich bread
  • Slices of deli ham, folded into quarters
  • Your favorite cheese slices (we used a string cheese cut into smaller pieces)
  • Lettuce leaves torn into small pieces
  • Grape tomatoes
  • Honey mustard (to dip your sandwich stick into)

Pizza sandwich

  • Wooden skewers or large wooden toothpicks
  • Sliced wheat sandwich bread
  • Mozzarella slices (we used mozzarella string cheese cut into smaller pieces)
  • Pepperoni slices
  • Your other favorite pizza toppings (such as green pepper slices, black olives, etc.)
  • Marinara sauce (to dip your sandwich stick into)

Instructions:

Step 1: Cut or rip your slices of bread into small square pieces.

Step 2: Have an adult help you slide your sandwich ingredients onto the skewer:

  • Peanut butter and jelly: bread with peanut butter spread on it, bread with jelly spread on it, strawberry, repeat until you fill the skewer
  • Ham and cheese: bread, ham, cheese, lettuce, tomato, repeat until you fill the skewer
  • Pizza: bread, cheese, pepperoni, other favorite pizza toppings, repeat until you fill the skewer

Step 3: Dunk your sandwich stick into your dip or sauce and enjoy! Inspired by Bless This Mess Lunch Box Ideas.

Inspired by Bless This Mess Lunch Box Ideas.

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