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New Yorker lunchbox recipe

New Yorker lunchbox recipe

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Pack them off to work with this sandwich and sweet heart treat - A New Yorker sandwich is a great gift if you're going to be away from your loved one on lunchtime this Valentine's Day. See method

  • Serves 1
  • 10 mins to prepare
  • 692 calories / serving


  • 3 cornichons, finely chopped
  • 1 tbsp mayonnaise​
  • 1 tbsp American-style mustard
  • 2 slices Tesco Finest rye and mixed seed sourdough
  • 2 slices pastrami (from a 100g pack)
  • 2 slices Emmental, each cut into 2 triangles

For the snacks

  • 4 brownie bites (from a 20-pack)
  • 2 strawberries, hulled

Each serving contains

  • Energy

  • Fat

    35g 50%
  • Saturates

    14g 68%
  • Sugars

    19g 21%
  • Salt

    2.5g 41%

of the reference intake
Carbohydrate 60.5g Protein 30.8g Fibre 7.3g


  1. Mix the cornichons with the mayonnaise and mustard in a small bowl. Spread over both slices of bread. Layer the pastrami and Emmental on one slice, then top with the other. Wrap in some baking paper and pop into a lunchbox.
  2. Use a small, sharp knife to cut two arrow head and two arrow feather shapes from the brownie bites. Slide the strawberries onto cocktail sticks and add an arrow and a feather brownie piece on either side.

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