Italian-Inspired Picnic Loaf

Italian-Inspired Picnic Loaf

Prep Time

12 hours

Cook Time



4 people

The perfect portable sandwich, the Picnic Loaf is a partially hollowed out loaf of bread, stuffed with a variety of delicious fillings!

The Italian-Inspired Picnic Loaf is made with pesto, mozzarella, fresh tomato, arugula, artichoke and Tallegio cheese. Simply wrap the sandwich tightly in plastic wrap, refrigerate overnight, transport and slice to enjoy!

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This recipe is courtesy of the Chefs at Rattan Direct.


  • 1 rye boule (or similar)
  • 1 tablespoon pesto
  • 1 ball soft mozzarella
  • 1 beef tomato, sliced
  • 1 handful arugula
  • 1/2 jar deli artichokes
  • 1 3/4 oz Tallegio cheese, sliced




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