Recipe courtesy of Jennifer Paterson and Clarissa Dickson Wright

Queen Alexandra's Sandwiches

High Tea.
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Total: 30 min
  • Prep: 30 min
  • Yield: 10 servings
Share This Recipe

Ingredients

12 ounces unsalted butter, room temperature

1 tablespoon lemon juice

2 tablespoons mild french mustard

8 ounces poached chicken, minced

Mayonnaise to bind

Salt

Black pepper, freshly ground

Hot pepper sauce, (recommended: Tabasco)

20 thin slices brown bread

10 thin slices roast lamb or boiled tongue

Punnet (small container) mustard and cress or watercress leaves

Directions

  1. To make the mustard butter, beat the butter, lemon juice and mustard to a smooth paste. Store in a jar in the refrigerator.
  2. Mix the chicken and some mayonnaise with a fork, and season with salt, pepper and hot pepper sauce.
  3. Spread half the slices of bread with the mustard butter. Lay slices of lamb or tongue on the bread and spread with the chicken mixture. Add mustard and cress. Top with the remaining slices of bread to make sandwiches, trim the crusts and cut into dainty squares.

Fudge Factor

Over-the-Top-Delicious Treats to Satisfy Your Food Obsession

Are you infatuated with ice cream? Do you lust over lobster? Swoon at the sight of chocolate? Here's the best recipe for each food …

Sifted: Plan-Ahead Valentine's Day Desserts Feb 6, 2013

By: Lauren Miyashiro

Get our take on the best in food news, recipes and more from around the web, including the best Valentine's Day recipes.

Review: Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert's Chocolate Bar Nov 16, 2012

Anthony Bourdain and Eric Ripert have teamed up with master chocolatier Christopher Curtin to create the "Good & Evil" chocolate b …

The Craziest Chocolate Creations for American Chocolate Week Mar 17, 2013

It’s officially American Chocolate Week. Check out photos of mind-blowing chocolate creations.

Train Frontman Pat Monahan's Dark Chocolate Obsession Feb 11, 2013

By: Cameron Curtis

Train frontman Pat Monahan, an avid chocolate lover, shared with us his top five reasons for eating dark chocolate.

Chocolate Desserts

Indulge in our decadent chocolate desserts, from cookies and cakes to puddings, souffles and truffles.

Essentials: Chocolate Basics Sep 1, 2016

Satisfy that chocolate craving in your very own kitchen. All you need is baking chocolate and a little know-how. It also helps to …