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Panini Burger (Patty Melt) Recipe

No need to fire up the grill when you have a panini press in the house. These panini burgers are easy to make indoors. 


  • 1 sliced onion
  • 1 hamburger patty
  • 2 slices Swiss cheese
  • 2 slices Rye bread or sliced Italian bread


  • Add sliced onion to the pre-heated panini press and close lid. Cook for 3 - 5 minutes and set aside.
  • Cook hamburger patty on panini press for 2 - 4 minutes and set aside.
  • Add grilled onions, Swiss cheese and cooked hamburger patty to bread.
  • Close sandwich and place in panini press for an additional 2 - 3 minutes or until bread is is nice and crispy and the cheese is melted.