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Roasted Red Pepper Sandwiches

Photo: Ralph Anderson; Styling: Lisa Powell Bailey
Prep time 20 mins
Yield Makes 4 servings
Prepare these sandwiches up to six hours ahead. For a heartier option, add turkey, chicken, or prosciutto.


  • 1 (16.5-oz.) jar roasted red bell peppers, drained
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 1 (9-inch) deli-loaf ciabatta or focaccia bread, sliced lengthwise
  • 1/4 cup refrigerated olive tapenade
  • 1 (5.3-oz.) container goat cheese
  • 1 1/2 cups arugula

How to Make It

  1. Toss together red peppers and garlic in a small bowl.

  2. Spread cut side of top half of bread evenly with tapenade and cut side of bottom half evenly with goat cheese. Layer red pepper mixture and arugula over goat cheese. Place top half of bread, tapenade side down, onto red pepper and arugula layers. Cut into 4 pieces.