How To Make Ploughman’s Lunch At Home

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Julbi Pandoh
Julbi is a Punjab native who enjoys nothing better than making something special from a bunch of ingredients for her husband and daughter. This is what she loves to do and no one can deny the fact how much a Punjabi loves food. And we can see that in Julbi’s enthusiasm for food.

Ploughman’s Lunch is a very simple and easy British meal that anyone can make. So today, I will tell you how you can make Ploughman’s lunch in your home

This Ploughman’s Lunch is mostly famous in pubs in the United Kingdom. The reason why it is called Ploughman’s Lunch because it is what a ploughman might eat while working on fields. It is very fulfilling and a great lunch option due to its good taste and easy and simple preparation.

For making Ploughman’s Lunch, you will need brawn, smoked ham, sourdough bread, boiled eggs, tomatoes, salt and pepper, cultured butter, pickled onion, pickled pear, cloth-bound cheddar, raddish, mustard and cider. Just arrange all the ingredients on a plate and add cider and season it and serve.

This classic English meal is one of those meals that you can prepare without cooking. You can serve this meal with your favourite side to elevate the taste of this dish. But first, let’s what are the things that you need for this delicious meal.

Ingredients For Ploughman’s Lunch

  • 1 slice Brawn
  • 2 slices Smoked Ham
  • 3 chunks Sourdough Bread
  • 2 Boiled Eggs
  • 2 Tomatoes
  • 25g Cultured Butter
  • 2 Pickled Onion
  • 1 Pickled Pear
  • 100g Cloth-Bound Cheddar
  • 1 Raddish
  • Mustard (small amount)
  • Cider (according to taste)
  • Salt and pepper (according to taste)

The ingredient list for ploughman’s lunch is long but very easy to get. Now let’s get to the time required to make it.

How Much Time It Will Take To Prepare Ploughman’s Lunch?

Preparation TimeCooking TimeTotal Time
10 minutesN/A10 minutes

You can simply prepare ploughman’s lunch within 10 minute without any cooking. Now let’s check out the procedure for making this meal in just 1 step.

Steps To Make Ploughman’s Lunch

Ploughman's lunch recipe
  1. Put in all the ingredients on a simple plate and then season it with salt, pepper and at last pour as much cider you wish to put on it and then serve it.

Yes, just one step and your meal is ready. As the name suggests, everyone is going to love it when you serve this meal in lunch.

Nutritional Breakdown Of Ploughman’s Lunch

This meal has a lot of nutritious food items in it. That is why, I’ve mentioned how nutritious this meal is.

Calories620
Carbohydrates38 g
Protein34 g
Fiber5 g
Sugar10 g
Iron4 mg
Cholesterol282 mg

How To Make Ploughman’s Lunch At Home | Video

Making is lunch recipe is very easy to make. But still, I’ve added a video below for the ease of you all.

Video by Adam Garratt

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