Camembert Caprese Grilled-Cheese Sandwiches

Last Monday I shared a recipe for  Caprese Salad

This recipe has put a warm twist on a cool summer salad.
Pretty fancy description eh?

I can’t wait to make these the recipe only makes four….wonder what everyone else will eat??

Camembert Caprese Grilled-Cheese Sandwiches

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Serves 4

30 minutes or fewer

Fresh basil and tomatoes bring out the lighter side of Camembert.
8 slices rye or sourdough bread
8 tsp. melted butter, trans fat–free margarine, or olive oil, divided
6 oz. Camembert cheese, thinly sliced
2 large tomatoes, thinly sliced
1 cup large fresh basil leaves
1. Brush 4 slices bread with half of melted butter, and set butter side down on baking sheet.

2. Divide Camembert among bread slices on baking sheet. Top with tomato slices, then basil, and cover with remaining 4 slices bread. Brush sandwich tops with remaining melted butter.

3. Heat large skillet or griddle over medium-low heat. Cook sandwiches in skillet 4 minutes, or until browned and crisp. Flip, and cook 3 minutes more, or until second side is browned.

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Shakshuka

Shakshuka (Eggs Poached in a Spicy Tomato Sauce)

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Ingredients – Serves 2:

– 4 eggs

– 200g cooked haricot beans (you could use chickpeas or any bean though)

– 2 cans of chopped tomatoes

– 3 garlic cloves, crushed

– 1 jalapeno, diced

– 1 onion, diced

– 1 yellow pepper, diced

– 1 tsp cumin

– 1 tbsp smoked paprika

– 2 tbsp feta cheese

– 4 tbsp fresh parsley, chopped

– 2 spring onions/scallions

– 2 tbsp green olives, sliced

– 2 wholewheat pita breads

1) Heat some oil in a pan and add the onion, pepper, jalapeno and garlic and cook for 4 minutes until softened.

2) Add the tomatoes, beans, cumin and paprika and cook for 5 minutes.

3) Crack the eggs on top of the tomato mixture and cook until the whites of the egg have set – around 10 minutes.

4) Grill your pita breads to head them up.

5) Scatter the spring onions/scallions, parsley, feta and olive on top of the eggs and tomatoes and serve with pita breads to dip in.

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