Ham and Cheese Salad

Ham and Cheese Salad


"After making your own ham salad you'll never buy it prepared again. I first tried adding cheese to ham salad when I had to stretch a small amount of ham to make sandwiches for my children's lunches. It worked and they loved it!"


10 m servings 284 cals
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Original recipe yields 5 servings



  • Calories:
  • 284 kcal
  • 14%
  • Fat:
  • 24 g
  • 37%
  • Carbs:
  • 3.4g
  • 1%
  • Protein:
  • 13.6 g
  • 27%
  • Cholesterol:
  • 56 mg
  • 19%
  • Sodium:
  • 892 mg
  • 36%

Based on a 2,000 calorie diet

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  1. In a food processor, combine the ham and celery; pulse until finely chopped. Add cheese and pulse until mixed.
  2. Place mixture in a bowl and add the mayonnaise and mustard. Mix well; serve on sandwich or pita bread.
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  1. 41 Ratings


This is great as a salad or a sandwich filling. If I'm using it as a salad, I don't put the ham mixture in the food processor - I simply chop the ingredients the old fashioned way. I like it a l...

I would never have thought of adding cheese but I found this recipe when I was looking for a ham salad recipe. This is great. I used almost half and half ham to cheese. Terrific idea!

Easy to make and my kids loved it!

I love adding celery to sandwich fillings for both the taste and the crunch, but my husband HATES how celery strings get in his teeth and avoids it at all costs unless cooked to death. I would h...

My family was not very impressed with this recipe. After the first dinner I added some salad dressing (Miracle Whip) and sweet pickle relish and my DS and DH found the salad more palatable.

I used this to make finger sandwiches for a club meeting, and everyone seemed to enjoy them. I really liked the combination of flavors. I left out the celery because I didn't have any on hand...

Yummy! And SOOO easy to make!! I was done in about 5 minutes, and now I have tons left over for lunches throughout the week! UPDATE: I've recently started adding 1/4 c chopped onions and a f...

This did not taste at all like ham salad I ate as as child or bought in the store. My children did not like it and neither did I. It was easy to make. It was just not creamy enough for us.

Loved it, loved it, loved it!