Baked on the Bright Side

Cinnamon Raisin Bread Sandwiches

February 3, 2016

We all know Cinnamon Raisin bread spread with butter makes a delicious breakfast, but have you ever tried a sandwich on cinnamon raisin bread? It’s not as common, but no less delicious, than other sandwiches of your acquaintance. Plump, juicy raisins plus swirls of real cinnamon make for a unique, sweet sandwich topper (and bottomer) that we’re sure you’ll love! Here are some simple, tasty recipes for sandwiches on cinnamon raisin bread!

Honey Walnut Pear Sandwich

  1. Toast both slices of cinnamon raisin bread and spread a thin layer of cream cheese on one half
  2. Top with baby spinach, pear slices, and chopped walnuts. Drizzle with honey and top with other slice of bread

Cinnamon Raisin Grilled Cheese

  1.  Melt butter in a skillet over low-medium heat. Place both slices of bread in the skillet and grill for one minute.
  2. Remove one slice form the pan and spread with jelly and brie cheese. Top with the other slice of bread and place back in the skillet. Grill for 2-3 minutes on both sides


Stuffed French Toast Panini

  • 2 eggs
  • 2-4 Rudi’s Gluten-Free  Cinnamon Raisin Bread
  • ½ cup milk
  • ½ cup strawberries, chopped
  • 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • ½ cup cream cheese
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 2 tablespoon confectioners’ sugar
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  1. Melt butter in skillet over medium heat
  2. In a shallow bowl, whip together eggs, milk, cinnamon, vanilla extract, and salt
  3. In a second bowl, beat together confectioners’ sugar and cream cheese until thoroughly combined
  4. Dip bread into egg mixture, coating both sides. Place one slice in pan and allow to cook on each side for 30 seconds
  5. Remove 1 slice from pan and layer with cream cheese and strawberries. Place the second slice on top and put back in the skillet.
  6. Use a grill press or heavy pan to press the sandwich down on each side, about 3 minutes or until golden brown
  7. Cut diagonally and serve with maple syrup

Cinnamon Apple Brie Sandwich

  1. Toast bread in toaster
  2. Spread brie across one slice of the bread
  3. Add apple slices and drizzle with honey

Peanut Butter Banana Sandwich

  1. Toast bread in toaster
  2. Spread with peanut butter and layer with banana