Grilled Italian Panini Recipe


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 Unsliced round bread loaf1 (French Or Italian)
 Thinly sliced salami4 Ounce
 Roasted red bell peppers7 Ounce, well drained (1 Jar)
 Olive tapenade1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
 Sliced provolone cheese4 Ounce
 Olive oil1


1. Heat coals or gas grill for direct heat. Cut a circle 1/2 inch from edge of bread, cutting 2 inches down into loaf but not all the way through. Remove center of bread loaf and set aside. Arrange salami inside bread loaf; top with peppers, tapenade and cheese. Place center of bread loaf over filling to fit tightly. Wrap tightly in aluminum foil.
2. Cover and grill loaf 4 to 6 inches from low heat 15 to 20 minutes, turning once, until cheese is melted.
3. Brush olive oil over top of loaf. Cut loaf into 4 wedges