Grilled Panini Sandwich Without a Panini Maker

Grilled Panini Sandwich Without a Panini Maker Easy, quick panini sandwich with that restaurant taste, but made using just a grill pan. Feel free to use any meats or cheeses you have on hand. Works great with anything!


Original recipe yields 1 servings
The ingredient list now reflects the servings specified

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Time Details

    PREP : 5 mins

    COOK : 6 mins

    TOTAL : 11 mins

    SERVING : 1

    YIELD : 1 serving

  • Spread mayonnaise on one side of each bread slice. Layer ham, provolone cheese, and roasted red bell pepper on the bread; top sandwich with the other bread slice, mayonnaise side down.

  • Heat grill pan over medium heat; place sandwich in the pan and top with another heavy pan. Add 2 heavy cans on top; press down on cans to compress the sandwich. Reduce heat to medium; cook for 3 to 4 minutes. Flip sandwich, replace the pan and cans; cook until cheese is melted, 3 to 4 minutes more.

Per Serving: 589 calories; protein 35.7g; carbohydrates 45.1g; fat 28.8g; cholesterol 88.8mg; sodium 2121.8mg. You may use sourdough bread, if preferred.