Warm Turkey, Pesto and Provolone Sandwich - a Perfect Week Night Dinner

Warm Turkey, Pesto and Provolone Sandwich

Are you looking for a simple, easy weekday dinner?  Look no further than this quck and easy recipe. The garlicy goodness of fresh basil pesto sets the tone for this quick and delicious warm sandwich. This recipe tastes more complicated than it is. Grilling the bread and heating the turkey enhances the natural flavors of the ingredients and rewards you with warm, gooey, melted cheese mingled with fresh basil and toasted pine nuts.

The best part is this sandwich comes together in just a few minutes, but tastes like you put a lot more effort into it. Enjoy!

Yields 2 sandwiches

Pesto Ingredients: (Note you can always buy pre-made pesto)
3 cups fresh basil leaves (You can subsitute spinach!)
3 cloves garlic
½ cup toasted pine nuts - (you can substitute toasted walnuts or leave out the nuts all together.)
½ cup high-quality extra virgin olive oil
salt and pepper, to taste
½ cup hard cheese, like Parmigiano-Reggiano, finely grated


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