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Queso-Melt Cuban Sandwich


Queso-Melt Cuban Sandwich
Yields 3
The classic Cuban gets a cheesy upgrade with creamy Queso-Melt dip. You will need a panini press or griddle for this recipe.
Ingredients
  1. 2 pounds pork loin, trimmed
  2. 2 cups mojo marinade
  3. Kosher salt, to taste
  4. Ground black pepper, to taste
  5. Granulated garlic, to taste
  6. 1 cup mayonnaise
  7. 2½ tablespoons freshly squeezed lime juice
  8. 1 teaspoon ancho powder
  9. ½ teaspoon cayenne pepper
  10. 1 teaspoon smoked paprika
  11. ½ tablespoons orange juice concentrate
  12. 1 tablespoon thinly sliced green onions
  13. 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped
  14. 6 pieces toasted ciabatta
  15. 2 tablespoons yellow mustard
  16. 8 ounces Queso-Melt
  17. 2 dill pickles, thickly sliced
Instructions
  1. Marinate pork loin in mojo marinade at least 4 hours, preferably overnight, turning pork occasionally.
  2. Heat oven to 350°F. Place marinated pork on a sheet pan with roasting rack. Season with salt, pepper, and granulated garlic to taste. Roast until interior temperature reaches 165°F, about 45 minutes. Remove pork and cool until internal temperature reaches 40°F. Carve pork into thin slices.
  3. While pork is roasting, whisk together mayonnaise, lime juice, ancho powder, cayenne pepper, paprika, orange juice concentrate, green onions, and chopped garlic in a medium bowl until smooth. Chill in refrigerator.
  4. Melt Queso-Melt according to package instructions. Spread mustard and Queso-Melt on both sides of toasted ciabatta. Spread mayonnaise mixture on one side of each ciabatta slice. Top with pork and pickles. Close sandwich with second slice of ciabatta, mayonnaise-side down. Press in panini press or on griddle to toast outside of bread, about 3 to 4 minutes per side.
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Queso-Melt

Everyone enjoys white queso dip offered at Mexican restaurants and Queso-Melt is your solution to enjoying this dish in the comfort of your home. Whether you are entertaining, looking for a new spin on classic snacks or just wanting to recreate the dish you enjoy when eating out, Queso-Melt is a high-quality solution to all your dipping needs.