Caramelized Onion & Mushroom Swiss Panini

If you are looking for a quick hot  lunch or a comforting sandwich to pair with dinner, this panini, packed with baby bella mushrooms, gooey swiss cheese, and sweet sauteed onions is a fantastic choice. I needed to make something fairly quick for lunch and since I still have 97 things left to check off my to-do list for the day, this worked out perfect....more

Lentil Panini Burgers

Lentil Panini Burgers are enticement with a twist. They are cooked in a panini press before being assembled as a sandwich or burger. My panini press does not get out enough and I need to remember it more often. It pressed and cooked these yummy patties, on both sides, all at the same time which deserves some love. Because of the thinness of the patty there is a lot of crispy texture. It is all so easy with assembly and cooking that there is plenty of time to make some sweets....more

Pesto Panini

 http://eggallergycooking.blogspot.com/2012/07/pesto-panini.html...more

Cheesy Muffaletta a la Panini

Just what is a Muffaletta, or Muffuletta? It is a specialty sandwich of New Orleans, originally made with cheese and meat, such as salami and ham. But the crown flavor of this sandwich is the tanginess from the olive spread, also known as a “Tapenade.” Many would say that this sandwich is very similar to a Hero, but let’s not say that out loud!...more
 @beckeyp You did! And now I need to ask how your muffalettas turned out? Do tell, please!   :)more

Sandwich Ideas For Grilled Cheese Month

The grilled cheese sandwich is a very celebration of comfort. From purists who wouldn't dream of anything but two slices of buttery white bread containing a melted slice or two of American cheese to the more adventurous cheeselover, I know very few people who will turn down a hot, slightly greasy grilled cheese sandwich. ...more
I remember as a child, after church each week we had tomato soup and grilled cheese ...more

Veggie and Brie Panini

Veggie and Brie Panini Ingredients: -1 large sweet potato -1 yellow squash -1/4 C. olive oil -1 t. salt ...more

Go Ahead, Make My Lunch!!

My daughter Nora is pissed off at me. "Why do you buy things for yourself right before Mother's Day?" she asked, irritably, when I bragged that I had just bought a panini maker, exactly what she'd planned to get me as a gift for my favorite holiday.  ...more

Whose husband has been sworn off of buying anything for himself for two months before any ...more

Mother's Day Panini

My daughter Nora is pissed off at me.   "Why do you buy things for yourself right before Mother's Day?" she asked, irritably, when I bragged that I had just bought a panini maker, exactly what she'd planned to get me as a gift for my favorite holiday.  ...more

Chicken again?

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Panini 101 - The Secrets to Making Great Panini

I'm pleased to announce the launch of Panini 101 - The Secrets to Making Great Panini on Panini Happy - an ongoing series designed to give you tips and techniques for making great panini sandwiches. Check out the following posts: ...more