Thursday, December 1, 2011

Quick & Easy Ham & Cheese Rolls

We are always looking for a
for Christmas morning.
Something to tide
over until we can
get to the

One of the blogs I visit
belongs to
Follow the above link
to meet Judy and
see the original recipe.

When I saw it
the other day
I thought it would be a
great "filler"
for Thanksgiving morning

I stole Judy's picture
because the
pigs people that were here
gobbled (get it-Thanksgiving-gobbled?;>)
them down before I could snap a

We changed the basic recipe
up just a tad.
We used King Hawaiian rolls,
covered them with the
melted butter and poppy seed
(no mustard because we have
some NON-mustard eating people here-
crazy things).
I topped them with sliced ham
and sharp cheddar
and topped them with
melted butter and poppy seeds.

So-if you are having one of those
"rushed mornings"
and have people to feed
try these!
These are guaranteed to
be a crowd pleaser.
Trust me-
I made a 2nd pan for Day 2!

Recipe as I made it~

I package King Hawaiian rolls,
sliced in half lengthwise.
Place bottom half of rolls 
 in a 9x13 greased pan.
Melt 1/2 cup BUTTER
(Hey we DO live in Wisconsin)
Stir in poppy seeds to taste.
Brush half this mixture over
bottom half of rolls.
Top rolls with sliced ham
and layer each roll with
a piece of sharp cheddar cheese.
Put top of rolls over bottom ones.
Brush top with remaining
melted butter and poppy seeds.

Bake @ 350º for about 20 minutes.
Cut apart and devour eat.

Make sure to go visit
Judy @
and tell her
Thank You!
your photo name


  1. These sound great. I'm always looking to hold off the wolves, especially Christmas morning.

  2. I can send you several different things you can do like this that you can make the day/ evening before and then micro wave whenever anyone wants them, too. You won't believe the concoctions I have come up with. I will start taking photos and do a post soon- before Christmas!

  3. Oh my gosh, these sound so yummy! I don't know if we can wait for a holiday or a crowd! May have to cut down the recipe for two - just to make sure it's good to serve! he he he!


  4. Looks good, but this New Jersey girl needs to know -- what are Hawaiian rolls?
    Do they wear hula skirts?
    Coconut bras?
    Never heard of them!

  5. Oh my goodness these sound amazing and I will definitely have to give them a try! Thanks for the yummy recipe!


  6. how did you make these babies without tasting is what I would like to know!!!! Oh my gosh these are wonderful,,

  7. Oh wow, this looks delicious! And I can make it!! LOL I hope you're having a great day~ Love, Cindy

  8. Love your sense of humor, and your family is beautiful! Lovin these sandwiches too!

  9. Oh these and will be making them right away..looks so good! :D

  10. Yum, Yum, Yum.... My Grandmother made these exact sandwiches YEARS 40 - 50..& always using mustard. It was our go-to sandwich. Brings back many memories.. Think I will make them again soon...
    Thanks for sharing

  11. Looks yummy. Yes, we always get hungry during the early morning hours on Christmas day. What a treat this is.
    ~Sheri at Red Rose Alley

  12. Yum! I think those would be great Christmas Eve.


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