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Caramelized Onion Ham and Cheese Panini

Caramelized Onion Ham and Cheese Panini


  • 3 tablespoons of butter
  • 2 tablespoons of olive oil
  • 1 cup shredded gruyere cheese
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1 large yellow onion or two small
  • 1 8 ounce package of deli ham about 10 slices
  • 8 slices of French bread


  1. Turn on your panini maker to preheat
  2. Dice onion evenly into square pieces
  3. Heat olive oil and 1 tablespoon of the butter in small pan on medium low heat
  4. Add onion and cook until caramelized to light brown color
  5. Shred the cheddar and gruyere cheese
  6. Dice the deli ham into small square pieces
  7. Lightly butter the outsides of the French bread
  8. Add 1/4 cup cheddar cheese
  9. Add 1/4 cup of gruyere cheese
  10. Add 1/4 of deli ham to one sandwich
  11. Then top with caramelized onions
  12. I sprinkle extra cheddar cheese at this point just because
  13. Grill until a golden brown and enjoy
  • Prep Time: 5 mins
  • Cook Time: 15 mins