From Dr. OZ - Caprese-Prosciutto Panini

Created: 06/17/2013 1:35 PM

Skip the store-bought sandwiches and try this easy-to-make panini instead. Swapping out a few ingredients for healthier alternatives will help you cut more than 500 calories without sacrificing the flavors you love!
  • 100% whole-wheat roll
  • 4 slices of prosciutto, fat removed
  • 2 slices of tomato
  • 2 slices of fresh mozzarella 
  • Basil leaves
  • 2 pickled hot cherry peppers, thinly sliced
  • Salt
  • Pepper
Pre-heat a panini press, griddle or stainless steel pan over medium heat. 
Cut the whole-wheat roll in half crosswise. 
Lay the prosciutto, tomato and mozzarella slices on the bottom half of the roll. Top with basil leaves and two thinly sliced hot cherry peppers. Season with salt and pepper. 
Before covering the sandwich with the top half of the roll, scoop the excess bread out of the top. 
Cover the sandwich with the top half of the bread and heat on a panini press, griddle or stainless-steel pan.
Caprese-Prosciutto Panini
Dr. OZ