Thursday, April 27, 2017

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Caprese Panini....what is it? Pronounced as "kapreesi", is nothing but the classic and delightful combination of mozzarella cheese, tomatoes and basil with the bread of your choice, then these ingredients are grilled to a tasty and awesome panini.
This panini derives its name from Capris, an island in Italy.
This classic panini is my daughter's classic recipe....
Check out my Vegetable Panini & Roasted Beet Avocado Spinach Panini
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Sourdough bread or any bread of your choice - 1 loaf, sliced
Fresh mozzarella cheese slices - as required
Basil - 1 bunch
Basil pesto - 1 cup
Tomatoes sliced - as required

Recipe Cuisine: International/Italian; Category: Lunch/Dinner
Prep time: 10 mts; Grilling time: 10-15 mts for each panini

Yields roughly 12-14 paninis (depending on the size of your bread)

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All the ingredients that have gone into this delicious panini....look at the fresh basil leaves...and they are fresh mozzarella slices, that just melt away into your will fail if you try to bite then, it would have melted and glided into your throat

Grease the panini press, keep 2 slices, well smeared with basil pesto

Then, they are to be adorned with the tomato slices

Now, carefully place the soft mozzarella got soft...

Basil leaves form the top layer of the panini

Close them with 2 slices

Grill till done, served hot-hot

Serve these mouth-watering, tasty paninis with some baked chips and fresh home-made tomato soup.
Please check out the other 2 panini varieties: Vegetable Panini and Roasted Beet-Avocado Spinach Panini

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* Any kind of cheese, mozzarella, cheese slice can be used.
*Any bread, with slightly broad and thick slices will be appropriate.


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