Skip Navigation
Search recipes, ingredients, articles, products...
Ham & Cheese Ribbons

Ham & Cheese Ribbons

This great make-ahead appetizer features award winning cheese, deli ham, pickle chunks and tiny tomatoes.

What's this?

What is this button?

You now are able to shop & buy these ingredients online! After you select your market, you decide if you want to have your items delivered or picked up today!

Learn How it Works...

25 min
Prep Time
25 min
Total Time


6 (1/2-ounce) slices smoked deli ham

24 (7- to 8-inch) wooden party skewers

1 (8-ounce) package Cheddar cheese, cubed 3/4-inch

1 (8-ounce) package Monterey Jack cheese, cubed 3/4-inch

1 pint (24) small cherry tomatoes

8 baby dill pickles, sliced 1/2-inch

Country-style Dijon mustard

How to make

  1. STEP 1

    Cut each slice ham into 4 (1-inch) wide strips.

  2. STEP 2

    Thread 1 end of ham onto 1 wooden skewer. Thread 1 cube cheese onto skewer. Bring loose end of ham over cheese cube and onto skewer. Add 1 cherry tomato; bring loose end of ham over tomato and onto skewer. Add 1 piece pickle; bring loose end of ham over pickle and onto skewer. Add 1 piece cheese. Repeat with all remaining ingredients and skewers.

  3. STEP 3

    Arrange kabobs on serving platter. Serve with mustard.

Tip #1

These appetizers can be made up to 8 hours ahead. Cover; store refrigerated until serving time.

Nutrition (1 appetizer)

80 Calories
6 Fat (g)
20 Cholesterol (mg)
260 Sodium (mg)
2 Carbohydrates (g)
0 Dietary Fiber
5 Protein (g)
Tried this recipe? Instagram it!
And don't forget to tag us @landolakesktchn.