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Ask Chef Alex: Do I butter my bread before using my Spidoglass contact grill sandwich press?

19 July 2023

Like cooking with olive oil in a frying pan, cooking a steak, or sweating an onion, you also need to add fat to your contact grill sandwich press to help prevent the food from sticking.​

I would always recommend using butter, olive oil or ghee on your bread when cooking a toasted sandwich. It will speed up the cooking time and help give the bread a nice golden and crunchy texture. 

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