Miniature Meatball Panini

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    These mini meatball sandwiches can be prepared in advance; simply bake, cool, and freeze them in airtight plastic bags. To serve, thaw and reheat in the oven at 325 degrees Fahrenheit for 12 minutes. From the book "Lucinda's Rustic Italian Kitchen," by Lucinda Scala Quinn (Wiley).

    Ingredients

    • 1 loaf thin-sliced white bread, such as Pepperidge Farm
    • 2 teaspoons extra-virgin olive oil
    • 1 pound ground pork, or a combination of beef and pork
    • 1 large egg
    • 1/4 cup freshly grated Romano cheese
    • 1/4 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese
    • 1/4 cup finely chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley
    • 1 clove garlic
    • 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano
    • 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme
    • 1/4 teaspoon coarse salt
    • Freshly ground black pepper
    • 8 tablespoons unsalted butter (1 stick)

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    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 8
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 289 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 27 g 40.87%
    • Saturated Fat: 13 g 64.64%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 74 mg 24.75%
    • Sodium: 197 mg 8.21%
    • Calcium: 84 mg 8.43%
    • Potassium: 185 mg 5.29%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 1 mg 4.2%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 1 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 0 g 0.81%
    • Sugar: 0 g
    • Protein: 12 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 10.94%
    • Vitamin C 4.92%
    • Vitamin D 0.13%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
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    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables0
    • Exchange - Lean Meat2
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
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    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total2 oz-eq

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