Sandwich Pressing Tip

Sandwich Pressing Tip
Prep time
Cook time
Total time
Don't have a sandwich press? No worries... Follow these steps and you can make yourself a pressed sandwich just like they make at your favorite Cuban restaurant.
Recipe type: Sandwiches
Cuisine: Cuban
Serves: 1
  • Cuban bread
  • Sandwich fillings
  • Butter
  1. Preheat a large skillet over medium heat, making sure that it is not too hot so you do not burn your bread's crust before the inside ingredients get warm.
  2. Assemble the sandwich.
  3. Butter bottom side of the Cuban bread and place the sandwich in the warm skillet.
  4. Place a heavy pot or pan on top of the sandwich for 2-3 minutes till bread is golden brown on that side.
  5. Butter top side of the Cuban bread, flip the sandwich and place pan back on top for another 2-3 minutes, till bread is golden brown on that side and sandwich as been flattened to about ½ of it's original size.
  6. Remove sandwich from pan, place it on a cutting board and cut sandwich in half diagonally.
  7. Serve.

More Sandwich Pressing Tip Pics

Butter bottom side of Cuban bread and place in a warm skillet

Place heavy pot or pan on top

Butter top side of Cuban bread

Flip sandwich and place pan back on top

Remove from pan, cut sandwich in half and serve

Related Recipes:

Bacon Egg Sandwich

West Tampa Cuban

Original Cuban

Miami-style Cuban

Breaded Steak Sandwich

Roasted Pork Sandwich

Medianoche Sandwich

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Rate this recipe: