Buckle up, meatball sandwich lovers! You’re in for a real treat with this spicy Sicilian meatball sandwich recipe—spicy Sicilian meatballs combined with sliced ripe tomatoes, zippy giardiniera, fresh tarragon, pesto mayonnaise, and melted sharp provolone cheese—all on a warm, toasty roll. Is your mouth watering yet?
- Carando Spicy Sicilian meatballs1 pack
- Kaiser rolls4
- Spicy giardiniera, chopped1 cup
- Ripe small tomatoes, sliced4
- Small shallot, minced1
- Fresh tarragon, minced1 tbsp.
- White wine vinegar1 tbsp.
- Olive oil2 tbsp.
- Sharp provolone, sliced½ lb.
- Pesto½ cup
- Mayonnaise½ cup
Cook meatballs according to package instructions.
While the meatballs are cooking, chop the giardiniera and reserve.
Combine the tomatoes, shallots, tarragon, vinegar, oil, and season with salt and pepper, and reserve.
Combine the pesto and mayonnaise and reserve.
When the meatballs are done, remove from the oven, place on a plate lined with a paper towel, and allow to rest.
Turn the oven on to broil, and when hot, open the rolls and toast on the middle rack on a sheet pan.
Remove the rolls from the oven, and the tops from the pan.
Divide the meatballs evenly between each of the bottoms of the rolls, and evenly divide the cheese on top of the meatballs.
Melt the cheese under the broiler and remove and reserve.
Dress the top of the rolls with the pesto mayonnaise, evenly divide the tomatoes on top of the melted cheese, top the tomatoes with the giardiniera, and top with the dressed rolls.