Grilled Portabella Sandwiches on Homemade Focaccia with Artichoke Aioli
4- 4 inch squares of focaccia, sliced in half
1 1/2 cups lightly packed frisee lettuce or arugula
2 medium red bell peppers, roasted , peeled and halved
Roma tomatoes, thinly sliced
Red onions, thinly sliced
4 grilled Portabella mushrooms
salt and pepper , to taste
6 1/2 oz. jar marinated artichoke hearts, drained and rinsed
3 tablespoons poached garlic, Poach garlic cloves by briefly place in boiling water and remove
1/3 cup parmesan, grated
3 tablespoons chopped fresh basil
1/3 cup mayonnaise
Combine all ingredients in a bowl of a food processor fitted with a metal blade. Process until fully combined
Preheat grill.Wipe tops of mushrooms with a damp cloth and scape out and discard the stems and black gills with a teaspoon. Brush the mushrooms with olive oil and season lightly with salt and pepper. Grill mushrooms over medium high heat, turning once, until just cooked but still firm, about 5 minutes total.
Liberally spread aioli on each half of focaccia. Top the bottom with onions, tomatoes, lettuce, portabella then roasted red bell pepper.