Onion & Basil Buns

Onion & Basil Buns

Build a sandwich with Italian roast beef, cheese, tomato, red onion and lettuce on an onion bun.

15 min. prep time
4 sandwiches
000 Ratings


1 tablespoon chopped fresh basil leaves*
4 large onion buns, split
4 lettuce leaves
4 thin slices Italian roast beef
4 thin slices tomato
8 thin slices red onion


In small bowl stir together sour cream and basil. Spread sour cream mixture on cut sides of buns. Layer bottom half of each bun with 1 lettuce leaf, 2 slices cheese, 1 slice roast beef, 1 slice tomato and 2 slices onion. Cover with top half of each bun.

*Substitute 1 teaspoon dried basil leaves.

** Substitute 8 slices (3/4-ounce) LAND O LAKES® American Cheese.

Nutrition Facts (1 sandwich)

Calories: 330

Fat: 18g

Cholesterol: 50mg

Sodium: 990mg

Carbohydrates: 27g

Dietary Fiber: 0g

Protein: 14g

Recipe #8677©2001Land O'Lakes, Inc.

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