Gar-licky Arti-chicky Sandwiches

Cheryl Miller

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@traflet

I asked my husband to bring home a loaf of Italian or French bread so I could make these yummy sandwiches. He showed up with a baguette, so these turned out more like sliders! Cute idea for party food!


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Serves:
6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
10 Min
Method:
Sandwich Press

Ingredients

2 c
shredded cooked chicken
6 1/2 oz
marinated quartered artichoke hearts
1 Tbsp
sliced shallot
2 Tbsp
halved kalamata black olives
1/2 c
cut up asparagus
1 large
garlic clove
1/2 c
salad dressing (miracle whip)
1 Tbsp
dijon mustard
1/8 tsp
fresh ground black pepper
1 large
loaf crusty french bread
2 medium
tomatoes, sliced thin

Step-By-Step

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11. Place chicken in a medium bowl. Drain artichokes, reserving liquid for later. Chop once or twice and add to bowl. Add shallots, olives and asparagus. Mix.

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22. Smash and chop garlic with salt; place in a small bowl with Miracle Whip, mustard and pepper. Stir and add to chicken mixture. Mix well. Taste and adjust flavor with more salt or pepper.

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33. Slice bread into medium-thick slices (up to 12 depending on number being served immediately). Use reserved artichoke liquid to brush on both sides of bread*. Fill with chicken salad and one or two slices of tomato.

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44. Heat a griddle or panini maker and brown sandwiches until both sides are golden brown.
*For cold sandwiches, brush the oil only on the interior side of each bread slice.

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Middle Eastern