Thanks. Mummy to Kacey (6) & Rosalie (4) & Baby boy due 25/5/14, Hi I always make my OH sandwiches for work the day before usually ham, and my daughters school ones tuna or cheese and have never gone 'funny' just make sure theyre in an air tight container or wrapped well in sandwich bags. How many presents do you buy for your children. thanks everyone i think im going to buy some sandwich bags to put them in when they are in the fridge. They are then assembled the day before, refrigerated with damp paper towels to prevent drying, and served the next day. It’s also possible to fully make the sandwiches ahead and freeze wrapped tightly in saran. These fillings would be egg salads, salmon mousse, mushroom, smoked salmon, etc. If you're looking for good recipes to batch cook and stock your freezer with, or meal ideas for a buffet, barbecue or party, post here to get suggestions from other Netmums. They just don’t look fresh unless they are garnished that day. Hooe that helps :). There is the … Shops sell sandwiches made the day before Try to keep spread, butter, mayo etc fully covers the bread, stops them from going soggy and seems to keep them fresh. Party starting at 10/10:30 so I want to keep the morning efforts to a minimum. Karen Maze/Demand Media Spread each slice of bread with a very thin layer of butter or margarine before assembling your sandwiches. Certain fillings can be made ahead and refrigerated up to 4 or 5 days before the event. I would like to make more sandwiches, such as the open-faced salmon sandwich on lettuce with tomatoes, avocado, etc. most sandwiches will be fine if stored properly in the fridge. Tea Party Planning: How to Make Party Sandwiches Ahead of Time What would go soggy? I am cooking weekly for my husband's company; about 12-16 people every week. We always did school lunch the night before with no problem. id be told if they weren't.. lol Food discussion, queries, ideas and inspiration, plus suggestions for family meals and cooking on a budget. ham and cheese You can make finger sandwiches a day before your event and keep them fresh overnight in the refrigerator. kdjmom3 . Desserts – Depending on what you make, most desserts will keep at least a few days. I pack sandwiches in plastic sandwich boxes in the fridge and they are fine overnight. I make my OH sandwiches the day before, I have made tuna, mayo and tomato, ham salad, chicken and bacon, egg mayo etc. I'm planning to make sandwiches. most sandwiches should be fine along as they're wrapped correctly and refrigerated. I make my OH sandwiches the day before, I have made tuna, mayo and tomato, ham salad, chicken and bacon, egg mayo etc. any type of paste Can I prepare these the night before? cheese and onion Hooe that helps I pack sandwiches in plastic sandwich boxes in the fridge and they are fine overnight. Try to keep spread, butter, mayo etc fully covers the bread, stops them from going soggy and seems to keep them fresh. egg/ham/cheese with salad Make the sandwiches the night before the party and cut and garnish the day of the party. i do my daughters packed lunch the night before and they always taste fine the day after. I will also be chopping up carrots, cutting cherry tomatoes, slicing cucumbers. Garnishing sandwiches – Unfortunately it’s really best to garnish sandwiches the day of the party. Obviously cakes etc will be sorted. We always did school lunch the night before with no problem. One type with cheese/onion, one with ham and cucumber, one with jam. For more tips, check out, hi could anyone suggest sandwiches that i could make the day before a picnic that wont go off or taste 'funny'. Make them the evening before, put in the fridge, take out next day. Any hints on how to keep the bread from getting soggy on those and other sandwiches? most sandwiches should be fine along as they're wrapped correctly and refrigerated. How to pre-make sandwiches for next day. cheese spread