Lemon Edamame Avocado Sandwich

December 18, 2020

This recipe is created by Jeanine Donofrio at loveandlemons.com

Avocado Sandwich

Prep time 30 mins

Total time 30 mins

This avocado sandwich is the ULTIMATE vegetarian lunch! It’s packed with flavor and texture, and it’s guaranteed to keep you full till dinner time.

Author: Jeanine Donofrio Recipe type: Main dish Cuisine: American

Serves: 4


Lemon-edamame sandwich filling:

  • 1½ cups edamame
  • ¼ cup cilantro
  • 3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice
  • 1 tablespoon chopped scallions
  • ½ small garlic clove or a pinch of garlic powder
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil, or substitute with veggie broth
  • 1 to 3 tablespoons water
  • ½ teaspoon sea salt, more to taste

For the sandwiches:

  • 8 slices eureka! Organic Top Seed Bread
  • cucumber slices
  • 1 small avocado, sliced
  • Pickled onions
  • 2 cups of arugula and/or micro greens


Make the sandwich filling:

• Place the edamame, cilantro, lemon juice, scallions, garlic, and sea salt into the bowl of a food processor. Pulse until chopped.

• Add the olive oil and blend until smooth.

• Add up to 3 tablespoons of water to create a smooth, spreadable consistency.

• Season to taste and chill until ready to use. The filling can be in advance and stored in the fridge for 3 to 4 days.

• Spread the edamame sandwich filling on 4 slices of bread. Top with the cucumber and avocado slices, pickled onions, arugula and the remaining bread slices.

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