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Rachael Ray's Tuna Melt Sammie

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“I saw her make this on her show one day and just had to try it out. I slightly modified it, due to a couple of items not available at our supermarket. Not your average tuna sandwich.”

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat panini press or cast iron skillet for pressing sammy.
  2. If using a skillet, you will need another heavy skillet to press with or a brick, wrapped in foil.
  3. Flake tuna in bowl. Add chopped artichokes, sun-dried tomatoes, olives, capers, parsley, shallots and arugula.
  4. Dress with lemon juice and liberal drizzle of oil.
  5. Mix to combine salad thoroughly, season with pepper to taste.
  6. Arrange half of the cheese, overlapping the slices, on the bottom half of ciabatta.
  7. Top with salad in even layer then arrange remaining cheese and top with bread.
  8. Cut the loaf into 4 sections and press a few minutes to melt cheese and heat through.

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