The Best egg salad sandwich

The best egg salad sandwich is all about achieving the perfect balance of creamy, flavorful filling and delicious bread. Here’s a simple yet tasty recipe to make one:


For the Egg Salad:

  • 6 hard-boiled eggs, peeled and chopped
  • 1/4 cup mayonnaise
  • 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped green onions or chives
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped fresh parsley
  • 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
  • Salt and black pepper, to taste
  • Optional: a pinch of paprika for garnish

For the Sandwich:

  • 8 slices of your favorite bread (such as whole wheat, sourdough, or rye)
  • Lettuce leaves
  • Sliced tomatoes
  • Sliced cucumbers
  • Additional condiments (such as mustard or mayonnaise), optional


  1. In a mixing bowl, combine the chopped hard-boiled eggs, mayonnaise, Dijon mustard, green onions or chives, parsley, and garlic powder. Mix until everything is well combined and the eggs are evenly coated with the creamy dressing.
  2. Season the egg salad with salt and black pepper to taste. Adjust the seasoning according to your preference.
  3. Toast the bread slices lightly, if desired, for added texture and flavor.
  4. Arrange the lettuce leaves on 4 slices of bread.
  5. Divide the egg salad mixture evenly among the 4 slices of bread, spreading it out in an even layer.
  6. Top each sandwich with sliced tomatoes and cucumbers.
  7. If desired, add additional condiments such as mustard or mayonnaise to the remaining 4 slices of bread.
  8. Place the remaining slices of bread on top of the sandwiches to form sandwiches.
  9. Optionally, sprinkle a pinch of paprika over the egg salad for garnish.
  10. Slice the sandwiches in half, if desired, and serve immediately.
  11. Enjoy your delicious egg salad sandwiches!

Feel free to customize your egg salad sandwich by adding ingredients like crispy bacon, avocado slices, or pickles for extra flavor and texture. You can also experiment with different types of bread to suit your taste preferences.

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