Cheesy Patty Melt 'Pockets'
with Garden Salad
Combine savoury and cheesy flavours of diner classic patty melts with beloved Italian street food, calzones and what you have is a meal mash-up the whole family will love. Served with a fresh salad, it's a recipe for an irresistible dinner!
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Mozzarella Cheese, shredded
Tomato Sauce Base
Beef Broth Concentrate
Red Wine Vinegar
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Before starting, remove pizza dough from fridge and rest in a warm spot for 1 hr.Preheat the oven to 450˚F.Wash and dry all produce. Sprinkle both sides of dough with flour.With floured hands, divide dough into 2 equal-sized pieces (4 pieces for 4 ppl) on a well-floured surface.Stretch each piece of dough into a 5x8-inch round or oval shapes.Set aside to rest on a parchment-lined baking sheet, 8-10 min. (NOTE: For 4 ppl, use 2 baking sheets.)
Meanwhile, heat a large non-stick pan over medium-high heat.While the pan heats. Peel, then cut onion into 1/4-inch pieces.When hot, add 1/2 tbsp (1 tbsp) oil, beef and onions. Cook, breaking up beef into smaller pieces, until no pink remains, 4-5 min.**Carefully drain and discard excess fat.Add tomato sauce base, broth concentrate, BBQ Seasoning and 1/4 cup (1/2 cup) water. Cook, stirring often, until fragrant, 1-2 min. Season with salt and pepper.
With floured hands, stretch dough again into large oval shapes. (NOTE: Dough should now hold its shape.)Top bottom half of each dough oval with beef mixture, then sprinkle mozzarella over top.Fold top half of dough oval over filling, then crimp edges to seal.Brush 1/2 tsp oil over each pocket.Using a knife, make one 1-inch slit into tops of each pocket.
Bake in the middle of the oven until golden-brown, 22-25 min. (NOTE: For 4 ppl, bake in the middle and top of the oven, rotating sheets halfway through.)Allow pockets to cool slightly before serving, 3-4 min.
Meanwhile, cut tomato into 1/4-inch pieces.Thinly slice cucumber.Add vinegar, 1 tbsp (2 tbsp) oil and 1/4 tsp (1/2 tsp) sugar in a large bowl. Season with salt and pepper, then stir to mix.
Once pockets have rested, add tomatoes, cucumbers and spring mix to bowl with dressing. Toss to coat.Divide salad and pockets between plates.