Open-Faced Sandwich with Tomato, Mozzarella and Basil
Quick and easy sandwich made with ripe tomato, fresh basil leaves and mozzarella cheese.
3 fresh balls
ciabatta buns, sliced in 1/2 lengthwise
salt and black pepper
Core the tomatoes and slice each tomato and each ball of mozzarella into ¼ inch thick slices.
Arrange the sliced ciabatta loaves on a work surface, and spread each half evenly with 2 tablespoons pesto.
Put 4 slices of tomato and 3 slices mozzarella side by side on the top of each half loaf and sprinkle with salt and pepper.
Top each sandwich with 4 basil leaves.
Slice each half loaf crosswise into 4 serving portions, making sure that each piece has a slice of tomato, mozzarella and a basil leaf.