Heirloom Tomato Sandwich

This lovely sandwich is perfect for a summer picnic. Wrap it tightly in plastic wrap and keep it cool until ready to serve.

Serves: 1Hands-on: 10 minutesTotal: 10 minutesDifficulty: Easy

Serves: 1


  • 1 tsp. extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 large crusty Italian sub roll
  • 1 tsp. minced garlic
  • 2 tsp. mayonnaise
  • 4 fresh basil leaves
  • 1 large heirloom tomato, thinly sliced
  • 3 slices fresh mozzarella cheese
  • 1⁄2 tsp. salt
  • 1⁄2 tsp. ground black pepper


  • Drizzle the olive oil on top half of roll. Mix together the garlic and mayonnaise and spread the mixture on the other half.
  • Cover roll with tomatoes and top with mozzarella and basil. Sprinkle with salt and pepper and close the sandwich.