Canadiana BLT

By marisa r – vaughan, ON
Canadiana BLT
  • Prep Time: 5
  • Total Time: 10
  • Servings: 1

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About this Recipe

This Tasty BLT has a Canadian twist, toasted Cranberry Orange Bread. It surrounds crispy smoked bacon, tender lettuce, shredded carrots and fresh tomato with Balsamic Mayo! Your kids will love this twist of sweet and savoury at lunch time. A crisp apple is layered with cream cheese and topped with Maple Granola for a complete meal.


2 slices cranberry orange bread or your fave type of bread
2 tbsp. balsamic mayonnaise
1 tbsp. shredded carrot
1 red lettuce leaf
1 slice of tomato
4 slices Maple Leaf Naturally Smoked Bacon
2 grape tomatoes
6 cubes of marble cheddar
1 Mac or Ida Red apple
4 tbsp. cream cheese
1 tbsp. strawberry jam
2 tbsp. maple flavoured granola


Place bacon on a piece of paper towel on a microwaveable plate and cover with another piece.
Microwave for 5-6 min or to appliance instructions.
Toast the bread and spread both pieces with mayonnaise.
Begin to layer the sandwich with bacon, lettuce, tomato and carrots.
Cut in half or diagonally. Pierce with a skewered tomato on each half.
Place cheddar in a reusable container.

Apple Stack:
Cut across a cleaned apple into 4 slices, core.
Spread with cream cheese, jam and stack.
Press granola on top and on sides.

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