It’s swap time again! This is my third swap and I’m officially addicted. The other two times I have participated it was Blogger’s Choice and I got to choose whatever I wanted from the assigned blog. It was kind of nice having a dish just given to me – it means I don’t have to spend hours deciding what dish to make!
This time, I got the Prosciutto TBM Sandwich from Does Not Cook Well With Others (DNCWWO). She was inspired by the TBM sandwich at Cosi, a sandwich chain that originated out east. Lucky for me, there was one in Madison, WI as well so I have had the opportunity to eat there. I don’t recall ever ordering the TBM, but next time I’m in Madison I will put it on my must-try list!
Apologies in advance for the picture – I rushed through this so I could get the sandwich from the plate and into my mouth as quickly as possible. It was late, and I was hungry 🙂
Prosciutto TBM Sandwich
very slightly adapted from DNCWWO
2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
1 1/2 tablespoon red wine vinegar
salt and pepper, to taste
1 loaf sourdough bread
3 ounces prosciutto
1 pound mozzarella, sliced 1/4-inch thick
3 vine-ripened tomatoes, sliced about 1/4-inch thick
15 basil leaves
- In a small bowl, whisk together the olive oil and red wine vinegar. Season to taste with salt and pepper
- Slice the loaf of sourdough bread into 6 – 1/2 inch slices. Brush one side of each slice of bread with vinaigrette with a pastry brush.
- On three slices of bread, layer on prosciutto, mozzarella, tomato, and basil. Place second slice of bread on top.
- Slice sandwich in half and serve immediately.
Friday, June 29, 2012 at 12:45 pm
Glad you liked it! I think I keep my local Cosi in business with the crazy number of TBM sandwiches I order!
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