recipe

Grilled Deviled Ham and Cheese

Aired April 24, 2012

Serves 4
Ingredients
For the Deviled Ham:
1/2 pound prosciutto cotto, coarsely chopped
1 small rib celery from heart, coarsely chopped
1 Fresno chili pepper, coarsely chopped
1/2 small red onion, coarsely chopped
2 to 3 tablespoons flat-leaf parsley tops, a small handful
1 large clove garlic, grated or pasted
3 tablespoons yellow mustard, such as Frenchs
2 round tablespoons pickle relish
2 teaspoons hot sauce, such as Franks Red Hot
2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce, such as Lea and Perrins
Black pepper
Good quality salted butter, melted
8 hand-sliced slices good quality white bread, cut 1/2-inch thick
8 deli slices Swiss cheese, such as Jarlesberg
8 deli slices yellow cheddar cheese
Preparation

For the deviled ham, pulse-process ingredients in food processor into almost-smooth, very finely chopped spread.

Liberally brush 1 side of 8 slices of bread for 4 sandwiches with the melted butter.

Build sandwiches: bread with the butter side facing down, 2 slices Swiss cheese, some deviled ham, 2 slices cheddar cheese, and another slice of bread with the buttered side out.

Grill sandwiches over medium heat on nonstick griddle pan until cheese is melted and theyre deeply golden.