Serve turkey paninis with panzanella, a refreshing bread salad with chopped tomatoes, and ice cream for a relaxed dinner at home. (Serves 4)

Turkey and Cheese Panini

Credit: Randy Mayor

Tomato bread salad Combine 2 tablespoons each water and light mayonnaise, 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice, and 1/4 teaspoon hot sauce, stirring with a whisk. Combine 2 cups toasted French bread cubes, 4 cups halved cherry tomato, 1/2 cup each chopped fresh parsley and finely chopped red onion, 1/3 cup chopped peeled avocado, and 1/2 teaspoon salt; toss with mayonnaise mixture.

Low-fat ice cream with sliced peaches 


Total time: 18 minutes

1. While oven heats:
• Halve cherry tomatoes.
• Chop parsley, onion, and avocado.
• Prepare mayonnaise mixture.

2. While bread toasts:
• Slice tomato.
• Prepare pesto mixture.
• Heat grill skillet.

3. While panini cook:
• Assemble salad.
• Slice peaches.