Gourmet Sandwiches
Banish hunger pangs with these delicious and healthy gourmet sandwiches that are spiced with Italian herbs, making them extremely scrumptious
Chef Rakhee Vaswani's Gourmet Sandwiches recipe

- Italian


- 4

Cooking Time

-10-15 Min


- Medium

Preparation Time

- 10 Min


  • FOR Gourmet Sandwich
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil
  • 1 tbsp chopped garlic
  • 1 cup sliced onions
  • 2 tbsp brown sugar
  • 2 tsp balsamic vinegar
  • 3 tsp red wine
  • Salt to taste
  • Crushed black pepper to taste
  • 8 to 10 sliced mushrooms
  • ½ cup Shitake mushrooms
  • 1 French loaf
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 6 to 7 curly lettuce leaves
  • 2 tbsp bell peppers
  • chopped
  • 2 to 3 tbsp mozzarella cheese
  • grated
  • 1 tbsp chilli flakes
  • FOR Caprese Sandwich
  • 1 bagel bread
  • 1 tbsp butter
  • 2 to 3 lettuce leaves
  • 2 Mozzarella cheese
  • 1 tomato sliced
  • 3 to 4 basil leaves
  • 1 tbsp Olive oil
  • ½ tsp balsamic vinegar
  • ½ tsp mixed herbs
  • chopped Olives


  1. 1

    Heat olive oil in a pan add chopped garlic, sliced onions, brown sugar, balsamic vinegar, and red wine, sauté it and add salt cracked black pepper, chopped mushrooms and Shitake mushrooms.
  2. 2

    To assemble the sandwich, cut the French bread loaf, slit it along the length and generously spread butter, add layer of curly lettuce leaves mushroom mixture, chopped bell peppers and generously sprinkle grated mozzarella cheese and season with chilli flakes.
  3. 3

    Grill the loaf to melt the cheese.
  4. 4

    For the Caprese sandwich: Cut a bagel bread in half, spread butter and toast in a pan on both sides, add lettuce leaves, sliced tomatoes, mozzarella cheese, basil leaves, drizzle olive oil, balsamic vinegar, sprinkle mixed herbs and add chopped olives.
  5. 5

    Close with the top half of the bread.
  6. 6

    Gourmet sandwiches are ready to be served!.
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Rakhee Vaswani


Rakhee Vaswani�s biggest asset is her deep-rooted passion for the culinary arts. With over two decades of experience in the food industry, her passion culminated into the first cooking studio in India, called Palate Culinary Studio�a state-of-the-art internationally recognised cooking school, in early 2010.

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