Ham and Orange Marmalade Tea Sandwich

SERVES 10-12


  • 1 jar of orange marmalade
  • 1 loaf white bread, thinly sliced
  • Salted butter, softened
  • Ham, thickly sliced
  • 1 bunch mint
  • Orange rind, thinly sliced
  • Circular cookie cutter (optional)


  1. Spread thin layer of orange marmalade onto one slice of bread. Spread a thin layer of butter on the other slice.
  2. Add two slices of ham. Close sandwich.
  3. Cut out shapes using cookie cutter or cut sandwich into four squares or triangles with a knife.
  4. Top with a sprig of mint and a piece of orange rind.


  • Marmalade is similar to an English jelly or jam, but it doesn’t contain as much sugar. Also, the English add in orange rind, which makes it more bitter.