Grilled Mediterranean Panini

Grilled Mediterranean Panini
  • 6 servings
  • 0:10 Preparation
  • 0:05 Cooking
  • 0:15 Total Time

Ingredients

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  • 1/4 cups
    (60 mL)

    crumbled canadian feta

  • 250 g

    cream cheese

  • 3 Tbsp.
    (45 mL)

    chopped green onions

  • 12

    slices coarse textured bread 1/2 inch (12 mm) thick

  • 1

    clove garlic, halved

  • 6

    large roasted red peppers, well drained, split lengthwise

  • balsamic vinegar

  • fresh basil, oregano or arugula leaves

Preparation

Preheat barbecue to medium.

In a medium-sized bowl, combine Feta, Cream cheese and onions. Stir well to combine.

Place bread slices on preheated grill. Cook with lid open over medium heat for 3 or 4 minutes or until lightly toasted, turning once halfway through. Rub 1 side of each slice with cut surfaces of garlic.

Divide and spread Feta mixture over 6 slices of the grilled bread. Top each slice with 2 red pepper halves, a sprinkling of balsamic vinegar and a few leaves of fresh basil. Cover with remaining 6 slices of bread. Cut sandwiches in half to serve.

Source: Dairy Farmers of Canada

Wine and meal pairing

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