Whether sweet or savory, it satisfies. Toast is versatile and can serve as a snack or meal for any time of the day! Here are some simple, scrumptious ideas for perfectly composed toast meals.
1. Chive Sour Cream & Lox Toast
This combination is classic! It’s a lightened up spin on the traditional bagel with cream cheese and lox (smoked salmon), and makes for a delicious breakfast or lunch. Mix fresh diced chives, a pinch of black pepper, and a squeeze of lemon juice with Tillamook Sour Cream to taste. Toast your bread, then spread on the sour cream mixture and top with a piece of lox!
2. Greek Yogurt, Banana & Chia Seed Toast
Toast your bread, add some Tillamook Old-Fashioned Vanilla Farmstyle Greek Yogurt, sliced bananas, and a sprinkling of chia seeds and you’ve got yourself a delicious and healthy way to start your day.
3. Avocado, Black Bean Garlic Cheddar Toast
This combination is a total powerhouse! Packed with protein, potassium, fiber, healthy fats and loads of vitamins, it’ll fill you up without weighing you down. Toast your bread with a slice of Tillamook Garlic White Cheddar, then add a tablespoon of cooked black beans and a few slices of avocado.
4. Spicy Apricot Toast
Thanks to Hot Habanero Jack, this toast has a spicy kick and a sweet fruity finish! Make your toast with a slice of Hot Habanero Jack Cheese, then spread a layer of apricot jam on top and enjoy!
5. Mozzarella, Spinach, Strawberry & Balsamic Toast
For the foodie in you, this toast is like a unique mini pizza. Layer spinach, a good sprinkling of Tillamook Mozzarella Shredded Cheese, and sliced strawberries on your toast, then toast until crisp and melty. Top it off with balsamic vinegar or reduction and give your taste buds a treat!
6. Garlic Cheddar Cheese Spread Toast
Did you make a little too much Garlic Cheddar Cheese Spread for your last party? Luckily this spread is versatile and especially good when melted. Spread some on a piece of toast, stick it in the toaster oven. Garnish with tomato, avocado, or whatever you like! This toast pairs well with soup or spaghetti dishes.
7. Shrimp Salad Toast
Switch out mayonnaise and use Plain & Simple Farmstyle Greek Yogurt to recreate this Scandinavian staple! Combine bay shrimp, plain Greek yogurt, chopped dill, black pepper and fresh lemon juice. Toast bread, then spread your shrimp salad on top and enjoy! For an extra crunch, add some diced celery on top!
8. Cheddar, Sardine & Herb Toast
If you’re feeling adventurous with your toast, this is something new to try! Cook garlic and a small diced pepper in a pan with olive oil, add the sardines and cook until warm. Lay on a slice of whole wheat toast with Tillamook Medium White Cheddar melted on top, add a squeeze of lemon and some chopped parsley, and you’ve got yourself a snack or meal that shakes up your routine in a really tasty way.
9. Cheddar, Turkey & Apple Toast
This toast has all the makings of the perfect snack. Tillamook Medium White Cheddar, some lean protein from turkey, and a slight sweet and sour note from a Granny Smith apple.
10. Pepper Jack, Fig & Honey Toast
Sliced dried figs and honey are the perfect amount of sweet to balance the spicy kick of Tillamook Pepper Jack Cheese! Toast your bread with a slice of Pepper Jack, then add figs and a drizzle of honey and enjoy. If you’ve got a sweet tooth, this toast is a great alternative to a sugary pastry in the morning.
11. Huevos Rancheros Toast
Scrambled eggs on a bed of melted Tillamook Sharp Cheddar, and a scoop of your favorite salsa, avocado, and sour cream (or plain Greek yogurt ) to garnish transform toast into a hearty breakfast.