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Horseshoes

Rated as 3.14 out of 5 Stars

"This recipe is a local dish that can only be found in about a 50 mile radius of Springfield IL. French fries are served on a sandwich with turkey and melted cheese. "
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Ingredients

40 m servings 854 cals
Original recipe yields 2 servings

Directions

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  1. Preheat the oven to 400 degrees F (200 degrees C). Spread French fries out on a baking sheet. Bake in the preheated oven until heated through and lightly browned, about 20 minutes.
  2. Meanwhile, warm the sliced turkey in a skillet set over medium heat. Divide turkey between two slices of bread. Place the slices of cheese in a microwave-safe dish and heat in the microwave until melted, about 3 minutes.
  3. Top the turkey with French fries then pour melted cheese over them. Top with the remaining slices of bread and serve immediately.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 854 calories; 50.5 g fat; 45.4 g carbohydrates; 55 g protein; 179 mg cholesterol; 3969 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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These were very good, we live about 45 miles from Springfield and go there often and love the different diners etc., and always buy horseshoes wherever we decide to eat. Some are better than ot...

Most helpful critical review

This is nothing like the horseshoe sandwich we have. I live about 3 hours from Springfield, right on the Wabash river (IL side). Ours has bread on bottom, with a hamburger patty, fries, and ched...

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These were very good, we live about 45 miles from Springfield and go there often and love the different diners etc., and always buy horseshoes wherever we decide to eat. Some are better than ot...

This is nothing like the horseshoe sandwich we have. I live about 3 hours from Springfield, right on the Wabash river (IL side). Ours has bread on bottom, with a hamburger patty, fries, and ched...

I really enjoyed this! The ONLY thing is it's a little dry for my taste and needs some sort of condiment. Also instead of melting the cheese I put it on top of the fries on the sandwich and th...

Not eaven close to the orignal take if from someone who is from Springfield IL where the horseshoe comes from. Its from the Old Leland hotel in 1928.

Look at the recipe "Horseshoe" for a more authentic version. My recipe comes from the Leland Hotel--the original version.I add a Tabs. of Lea and Perrine's and about a cup of beer to my sauce--n...

I like to put coleslaw on mine too. Super good!

We thought this was a DELICIOUS lunch snack! It takes a little while to prepare, but the result is FABULOUS! This is an ingenious recipe! It's crunchy, it's soft, the different tastes just blend...