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Prep Time: 5 mins
Cook Time: 5 mins
Servings: 1

Pastrami and Cheese Bagel

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Get back to basics with this delicious Pastrami and Cheese Bagel. It takes everything you love about the classic deli-style sandwich and puts it on a satisfying Dempster’s® Everything Bagel. Add a pickle on the side for the perfect complement to a quick-and-easy lunch. Serves one.


  • 1 Dempster's® Everything Bagel, halved and toasted
  • 1 tsp (5 mL) sweet deli mustard
  • 4 slices pastrami (about 2 oz/60 g)
  • 1 slice havarti cheese


  1. Spread mustard over bottom half of bagel.
  2. Top with pastrami and cheese.
  3. Cap with top of bagel.
  4. To serve, cut in half.

Add pickles to sandwich or serve on the side.
Add 1 tbsp (15 mL) mayonnaise to sandwich for a creamy addition.
Add arugula or spinach to sandwich if you like.