Green Pointer

Cooking Tools My Recipe Box My Pantry My Shopping List KitchenSync Find Recipes
Recipe Categories Appetizers Beverages Breads Breakfast Desserts Entrees For Baby Holiday Recipes Espresso Recipes Newlyweds Pasta Sauces and Dressings Sides Soups Spice Mixes
RECIPES/Appetizers
Zucchini ai Quattro Formaggi Panini
Griddler® Position: Closed Selector: Grill/Panini Plate Side: Grill
0 REVIEWS
Recommended Servings
COOKING
REVIEWS
INGREDIENTS
10 ounces shredded zucchini
1/2 teaspoon kosher salt
4 ounces shredded fresh mozzarella
2 ounces shredded fontina
2 ounces shredded sharp provolone
2 tablespoons freshly grated Parmigiano Reggiano or Asiago
1 teaspoon dried basil
8 slices crusty country bread (about 8 x 4 x 1/2 inches)
4 teaspoons extra virgin olive oil
Instructions
Put the shredded zucchini into a colander and toss with salt. Let stand for 20 minutes. After 20 minutes, rinse and press out as much liquid as possible. Place in a clean tea towel and squeeze until no more liquid is released. Put into a medium bowl with the four cheeses and the basil. Toss gently to combine. You should have about 3 cups. Preheat Cuisinart® Griddler® to High with the unit closed. Preheat conventional oven to 175ºF. Lightly brush one side of each slice of bread with olive oil. Place 4 slices of bread on the work surface, oiled side down. Divide the shredded zucchini and cheese mixture evenly among the 4 slices of bread – making as even a layer as possible. Top with the remaining sliced bread, oiled side up. When Griddler® has preheated, place two sandwiches on the bottom grill plate, evenly spaced. Lower cover and apply light pressure to handle for about 30 seconds. Grill panini for 3½ to 4 minutes. Remove to a rack and keep warm in preheated oven. Grill remaining 2 sandwiches in the same way. Cut in half on the diagonal to serve.
RECIPE FACTS

Servings: No serving information available

Nutritional information per serving

Nutritional information per serving: Calories 380 (49% from fat) • carb. 28g • pro. 20g • fat 21g • sat. fat 10g • chol. 52mg • sod. 665mg • calc. 390mg • fiber 1g

Related Products

REVIEWS FROM THE COMMUNITY
Get Cooking! Recipe Contest

Think your recipe has what it takes to win? Let the Cuisinart culinary community be the judge. Enter our Get Cooking! contest and win a "Wake-up Those Taste Buds" Kitchen Collection!

ENTER CONTEST
COOKING TOOLS
Recipe Box, Pantry & Shopping List

Create a list based on all the ingredients you will need for your favorite recipes. Add ingredients, search recipes and manage your Shopping list. Its convenient, fun and so easy to use!

LEARN MORE
Cuisinart KitchenSync
Search for recipes, share them with friends or save them to your own Recipe Box. Watch videos or Keep track of your Pantry and manage you Shopping List. Available for iOS, Android, and Kindle Fire!
DOWNLOAD NOW
IMAGE DETAIL