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Open Faced Ham and Egg Melts

  • (1) English muffin, split
  • (1/4 cup) reduced-fat shredded Swiss cheese
  • (1/4 cup) reduced-fat sour cream
  • (2 Tbsp.) fat-free mayonnaise
  • (1 tsp.) lemon juice
  • (2 slices) deli ham
  • (2) hard-cooked eggs, sliced
  • Paprika, optional

Open Faced Ham and Egg Melts

Cheesy English muffins topped with sliced ham, hard-boiled eggs, tangy lemon mayo and a sprinkle of paprika.

Preparation Time
About 5 minutes
Cook Time
About 20 minutes


  1. 1Preheat oven to 350°F. On a baking sheet, top each muffin half evenly with cheese. Bake 3-4 minutes.
  2. 2Combine sour cream, mayonnaise and lemon juice in a small bowl. Top muffins with ham, eggs, sour cream mixture and paprika. Bake another 15 minutes and serve.

Nutritional Information

Serving Size: 1 muffin half

Amount Per Serving:
  • Calories 256
  • Total Fat 11 g
  • Total Carbohydrate 19 g
  • Protein 20 g
  • Cholesterol 239 mg
  • Sodium 617 mg
  • Fiber 1 g

Additional Information

Recipe Category: Breakfast

Recipe Subcategory: Sandwiches and Burgers

Recipe Ethnicity: N/A

Dietetic Info:
  • Glycemic Index:
  • Gluten Free: No

Vegetarian/Allergen Info: Contains Pork, Eggs, Dairy

NOTE: Glycemic Index Scale: Low=0-55, Medium=56-69, High=70 or greater.