Southern Honey-Butter Ham and Cheese Biscuit Slider Sandwich Recipe

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Prep: 15 mins
Cook: 35 mins
Total: 50 mins
Servings: 6 servings
Yield: 6 sandwiches
Nutrition Facts (per serving)
142 Calories
9g Fat
9g Carbs
7g Protein
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Nutrition Facts
Servings: 6
Amount per serving
Calories 142
% Daily Value*
Total Fat 9g 11%
Saturated Fat 4g 21%
Cholesterol 29mg 10%
Sodium 360mg 16%
Total Carbohydrate 9g 3%
Dietary Fiber 0g 1%
Total Sugars 3g
Protein 7g
Vitamin C 0mg 0%
Calcium 69mg 5%
Iron 1mg 3%
Potassium 103mg 2%
*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.
(Nutrition information is calculated using an ingredient database and should be considered an estimate.)

Flaky and light biscuits, smoky fried ham, buttery Muenster cheese, and sweet honey butter make up the recipe for these miniature Southern honey-butter ham and cheese biscuit sandwiches. Perfect for picnics, parties, and/or feeding a hungry group of people, each bite is packed with Southern goodness.

Got some cookie cutters nearby? Try stamping out a shape in the dough (like these heart shaped ones) to add an extra layer of fun. I recommend serving them with one dozen mimosas and a few of your favorite hot sauces. 

Want to make them in advance? They're best made fresh day-of, but you can make them at least 24 hours in advance as long as they're kept cool in the refrigerator. 


  • 6 small biscuits

  • 12 small slices thick-cut country ham

  • 2 tablespoons butter

  • 1 tablespoon honey

  • 6 small squares Muenster cheese

Steps to Make It

  1. Gather the ingredients.

  2. Prepare biscuit dough, and if desired, use a small heart-shaped cookie cutter to cut 6 thick biscuits.

  3. Bake (usually about 15 minutes at high heat) and set aside to cool.

  4. Heat a medium-sized, cast-iron skillet over medium heat. Roughly tear the ham into bite-sized pieces and place in the heated cast-iron skillet.

  5. Allow the ham to fry in its own fat until the pieces begin to caramelize and brown. Remove from heat and set aside.

  6. In a small bowl, combine the honey and butter. Mix until smooth.

  7. Once the biscuits have cooled, gently take a knife and slice them in half to fill them. On each piece, gently slather on some honey butter—more or less depending on your own personal taste.

  8. Next, add a few pieces of ham and a slice of cheese to each biscuit sandwich. Once they're built, take ​toothpick and gently push it through the middle of each sandwich—this will help keep them together while transporting.