Prosciutto and Egg Panini

Prosciutto and Egg Panini
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Ingredients

  • large eggs
  • kosher salt and black pepper
  • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter
  • 4 soft rolls, halved lengthwise
  • 8 ounces prosciutto, thinly sliced
  • 8 ounces Swiss cheese, thinly sliced

Directions

  1. In a small bowl, whisk together the eggs, ½ teaspoon salt, and ¼ teaspoon pepper.
  2. Melt 1 tablespoon of the butter in a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Pour in the eggs and scramble until cooked through.
  3. Divide the eggs among the bottom halves of the rolls. Top with the prosciutto and cheese and sandwich with the tops of the rolls.
  4. Melt the remaining tablespoon of butter in a grill pan or large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Place two sandwiches in the pan.
  5. Cook, pressing often with a spatula or placing a pan on top to weigh down the sandwiches, until cheese has melted and bread is golden, 4 to 6 minutes.
  6. Repeat with the remaining sandwiches.
By January, 2007

Nutritional Information

  • Per Serving
  • Calories 616Calories From Fat 53%
  • Fat 36g
  • Sat Fat 17g
  • Cholesterol 512mg
  • Sodium 2,243mg
  • Carbohydrate 25g
  • Fiber 0g
  • Sugar 5g
  • Protein 47g
What does this mean? See Nutrition 101 .

Quick Tip

Tomatoes
Make it a meal: Serve the panini with sliced tomatoes topped with chopped chives, balsamic vinegar, and olive oil.

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