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Philly Cheese Inspired Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe for 'Silver Linings Playbook'


Recipe by Chef Ashley James of Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills


  • 1 sliced green bell pepper
  • 1 sliced yellow bell pepper
  • 1 sliced red bell pepper
  • 1 sliced onion
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 12 oz. roast sliced prime rib
  • 4 oz. Swiss cheese
  • 8 pieces Sourdough bread
  • Dijonaise (mixture of mayo and mustard)
  • Butter
  • Watercress optional


  1. Heat an iron skillet or a non-stick pan over medium heat. Add 2 tablespoons of oil to the pan and sauté the onions and bell peppers until tender.

  2. Place the Dijonaise on the sourdough bread and add the Swiss cheese, the sliced prime rib and the bell pepper and onion mixture. Top with a second piece of bread.

  3. Lightly sear both sides of the bread until golden brown and finish in the over until the cheese is completely melted. Serve garnished with watercress "optional."

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