Jimmy Dean Sandwich: A How-To Guide

Do you love Jimmy Dean sandwiches? They are a delicious, filling, and affordable option for a quick lunch or dinner.

This blog post will show you how to make the perfect Jimmy Dean sandwich at home. We will provide step-by-step instructions and some tips and tricks that will help you create the perfect sandwich every time.

Types of Jimmy Dean Sandwich

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Breakfast sandwich. Credit: canva

What is it?

The Jimmy Dean sandwich is a frozen sandwich consisting of two slices of bread, typically biscuit, croissant, or English muffin, with sliced lunch meat, cheese, and condiments.

Most often, the meat used in a Jimmy Dean sandwich is bacon or turkey, but you can use or add any lunch meat you like. The cheese is usually American, but you can also use Swiss or cheddar cheese.

The condiments used on a Jimmy Dean sandwich can vary. But the most common are mayonnaise, mustard, and pickles.

Different types

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Heating sandwich using an oven. Credit: canva

Mostly, this brand’s sandwich uses these three types of bread: a warm biscuit, croissant, or English muffin. Then they are packed full of delicious meat and high-quality ingredients.

Sandwiches with biscuit

  • Bacon, Egg, and Cheese Biscuit
  • Maple Sausage Mini Breakfast Sandwiches
  • Sausage Biscuit
  • Sausage, Egg, and Cheese Biscuit
  • Southern Style Breakfast Sandwich

Sandwiches with croissant

  • Sausage Croissant Breakfast Sandwich
  • Bacon, Egg & Cheese Croissant Breakfast Sandwich
  • Delights Turkey Sausage Croissant Breakfast Sandwich
  • Plant-Based Patty Croissant Breakfast Sandwich

Sandwiches with English muffin

  • Delights Turkey Sausage Breakfast Sandwich
  • Delights Canadian Bacon Breakfast Sandwich
  • Canadian Bacon Breakfast Sandwich
  • Delights Chicken Sausage Breakfast Sandwich
  • Sausage Mini Breakfast Sandwiches
  • Southern Style Mini Breakfast Sandwiches
  • Meat Lovers Breakfast Sandwich
  • Sausage, Egg, and Cheese Muffin

How-to-Guide to Make Delicious Sandwich

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Heating sandwich using a microwave. Credit: canva

Making these delicious frozen sandwiches is very easy and quick.

When you’re in a rush and need lunch, the last thing on your mind is taking time to defrost. But by using a microwave, there’s never been an easier way!

Just place frozen or thawed food inside their powerful chambers, where they will quickly heat up so that all of those yummy flavors melt into perfection before our eyes.

However, if you want to use an oven, you need to thaw them first.

How to Heat Using Microwave

From frozen

  1. Remove from wrapper. Wrap in a paper towel. 
  2. Microwave on defrost (30% power) for 1 minute 30 seconds or until thawed.
  3. Turn sandwich over, microwave on HIGH for 50 seconds or until hot. (For compact microwave ovens lower than 850 watts, add 10-20 seconds, if needed.) 
  4. Let stand in the microwave for 1 minute before serving. 

From refrigerated

  1. Remove from wrapper. Wrap in a paper towel. 
  2. Microwave on HIGH for 50 seconds or until hot. (For compact microwave ovens lower than 850 watts, add 5 seconds, if needed.) 
  3. Let stand in microwave 1 minute before serving.

How to Heat Using Oven

Jimmy Dean Sandwich: A How-To Guide
Heating croissant in the oven. Credit: canva
  1. Thaw sandwich completely. 
  2. Separate in half the bacon and egg. 
  3. Wrap in foil.
  4. Place on the baking sheet and bake at 350˚F for 20 minutes or until hot. 


To get the maximum results, it is recommended to follow these tips.

Always follow heating instructions.

Heating instructions are essential for the safe use of your heater. Always follow them to avoid any accidents!

Keep frozen until ready to use.

We recommend keeping this product frozen until you’re ready to use it. This will help maintain its freshness and flavor.

May be refrigerated overnight to thaw.

For best results, it may be refrigerated overnight to thaw. This will help ensure your food is adequately thawed and ready to cook.

Do not refrigerate longer than 3 days.

Do not refrigerate for longer than three days. After that, the food will start to go bad.

If you’re not planning on eating the food right away, we recommend freezing it. This will help keep it fresh when you are ready to eat it.

Directions were developed using an 1100-watt microwave oven.

The directions for this dish were developed using an 1100-watt microwave oven. We tested and retested the recipe until we got it just right.

The types of microwave ovens vary. So heat times may need to be adjusted for the best result.


So, there you have it! The perfect Jimmy Dean sandwich.

Whether you make it in the microwave or oven, we hope these tips and tricks will help you create a delicious and satisfying sandwich every time. What’s your favorite way to make a Jimmy Dean sandwich?

Let us know in the comments below!

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