Two mortadella sandwiches alongside pickled green beans and a small bowl of black olives and pickled onions.
5 from 11 votes

Mortadella Sandwich

This easy Mortadella Sandwich recipe is piled high on toasty bread with arugula, juicy tomato, banana peppers, roasted pepper, cheese and thinly sliced red onion.  Shake up your lunch routine with one epic, belly satisfying sandwich!
Course Lunch
Cuisine Italian
Keyword italian sandwich, sandwich recipe, easy lunch recipe
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 1 sandwich
Calories 452
Author Dawn Coombs


  • 2 slices your favourite bread
  • 2 tsp light mayo
  • 2 tsp Dijon mustard
  • 3-4 slices mortadella -I used 'light'
  • 1/2 roasted red pepper
  • 2-3 slices tomato
  • 3-4 slices red onion
  • 5-6 pickled hot peppers
  • cheddar cheese -sliced
  • baby arugula -to taste


  • Toast bread.  Spread mayo on one slice and mustard on the other.  
  • Top one slice with arugula, tomatoes, hot pepper, roasted red pepper, cheese, red onion and mortadella.  Place other piece of bread on top.   Enjoy!
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Calories: 452kcal | Carbohydrates: 56g | Protein: 23g | Fat: 17g | Saturated Fat: 6g | Cholesterol: 44mg | Sodium: 1218mg | Potassium: 1015mg | Fiber: 7g | Sugar: 19g | Vitamin A: 2890IU | Vitamin C: 342.5mg | Calcium: 253mg | Iron: 4.9mg