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Old 08-04-2005, 03:07 PM   #1
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Smile Pannini grill

Is it worth it to purchase a pannini grill? I have a George Foreman grill, doesn't it work the same or does Foreman crunch down too hard???? If Pannini is the way to go, anybody recommend a good inexpensive one?? Thanks


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Old 08-04-2005, 03:43 PM   #2
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I have both a pannini grill and a george forman...The forman is slanted to allow grease to run off, the pannini is flat, but, I don't see why you can't use the forman, both press down on the sandwich to be grilled and both will leave grill marks..try your forman before going to the expense of a pannini grill...You can also use a cast iron skillet and wrap a brick in foil and press your sandwich if need be..

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Old 08-04-2005, 06:08 PM   #3
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Hey Budron, welcome! Check out this link, I asked the same question a while back, hopefully it works and you find the feedback useful.

Pannini Grill...is it worth it?
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Old 08-18-2005, 08:01 PM   #4
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I use a george foreman for pannini ,reubens and grilled cheese and it works great you do hafto use a good sturdy bread for that but thats what you want anyway.
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