Tuscan Pork Sandwich

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Tuscan Pork Sandwich
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Description

This entree sandwich can be made for a quick dinner or something different for guests. Make the olive topping ahead of time to allow flavors to fully blend. Serve with Cold Herbed Garbanzo Beans and grilled vegetables.

Ingredients

  • 6 pork chops (boneless, 1/2-inch thick)
  • 6 tablespoons olive oil
  • 4 tablespoons dijon mustard
  • 2 tablespoons lemon juice
  • 2 tablespoons worcestershire sauce
  • 6 cloves garlic (minced)
  • 2 teaspoons dried rosemary (crushed)
  • 1/2 cup oil (cured black olives, pitted, chopped, such as kalamata)
  • 6 slices eggplant (unpeeled, 1/4-inch thick)
  • 1 loaf french bread (OR Italian, crusty, cut in half horizontally)
  • 7 ounces roasted red peppers (halved)
  • 4 ounces fontina cheese (OR provolone)

Directions

  1. 1Prepare grill with medium-hot fire. Combine olive oil, mustard, lemon juice, Wocestershire, garlic and rosemary in work bowl of food processor or blender; cover. Process until smooth and thickened, about 1 minute. Set aside 1/3 cup of mixture for basting chops and eggplant. Add olives to remaining mixture and reserve.
  2. 2Brush chops with olive oil mixture (without olives). Grill chops 3-4 minutes per side until nicely browned. Remove to plate. Brush eggplant with same olive oil mixture. Grill 2-3 minutes per side or until just tender. Grill bread halves, cut side down, during last 1-2 minutes of grilling eggplant.
  3. 3To assemble sandwich, spread reserved olive mixture evenly over bottom half of bread; top with eggplant and cheese slices. Thinly slice pork chops; layer over cheese and top with roasted pepper halves and top half of bread.
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NutritionView more

770Calories
Sodium61%DV1460mg
Fat71%DV46g
Protein92%DV47g
Carbs14%DV43g
Fiber8%DV2g

PER SERVING *

Calories770Calories from Fat410
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Fat46g71%
Saturated Fat9g45%
Trans Fat
Cholesterol100mg33%
Sodium1460mg61%
Potassium1020mg29%
Protein47g92%
Calories from Fat410
% DAILY VALUE*
Total Carbohydrate43g14%
Dietary Fiber2g8%
Sugars3g6%
Vitamin A
Vitamin C
Calcium
Iron

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.