The BEST Italian Ciabatta Sandwiches


This Italian Ciabatta Sandwich is the perfect sandwich for a lunch, a picnic, or a day at the beach when paired with the refreshing Vita Ice Black Raspberry!

What to serve with Italian Ciabatta Sandwiches?

  • Potato Salad
  • Spring Mix Salad
  • Salt & Black Pepper Potato Chips
  • Fruit Salad

What is Vita Ice?

Vita Ice is a vitamin infused, naturally flavored sparkling water - aka a refreshing drink to give you a little boost midday to keep you active and hydrated!

Does Vita Ice contain sugar?

Nope! Vita Ice is a zero calorie and contains zero sugar.

What flavors does Vita Ice have in their sparkling waters?

  • Black Raspberry
  • Acai Blueberry Pomegranate
  • Raspberry Citrus
  • Orange Mango
  • Lemon Lime
  • Peach Mango
  • Cherry Lime - wow!
  • Bing Cherry Plum
  • Grape Berry
  • Kiwi Horned Melon
  • Pink Grapefruit
  • Strawberry Watermelon
  • Strawberry Lemonade

Aka - there's one for everyone!

Is there any caffeine in Vita Ice?

There is only a small trace of caffeine due to the green tea extract ingredient!

Where can I find Vita Ice?

Click here, or go to to find a location nearest you to pick up in store today!

I truly hope you all enjoy this treasured recipe that has nestled its way into our hearts here in the ABM kitchen! ’till next time… xxL

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The BEST Italian Ciabatta Sandwiches

The perfect sandwich for a lunch, a picnic, or a day at the beach when paired with the refreshing Vita Ice Black Raspberry!



Servings: 4

For the Sandwich:

  • 4 17-oz. Vita Ice Black Raspberry, for serving
  • 1 loaf Ciabatta Bread, sliced in half lengthwise
  • 12 oz. total of Prosciutto & Salami
  • 8 oz. wheel of Brie, sliced thinly
  • 2 cups Arugula
  • 1/2 cup Pitted Green Olives, sliced in half
  • 1 Orange Bell Pepper, sliced
  • 1 tsp. Olive Oil
  • (Optional) Fresh Basil Leaves

For the Fig Balsamic Sauce:

  • 1/4 cup Traditional Balsamic Vinegar
  • 1/4 cup Extra Virgin Olive Oil
  • 2 tbsp. Fig Preserves
  • Juice of 1 Lemon
  • Salt & Black Pepper, to taste


  1. For the Fig Balsamic Sauce, simply stir together all ingredients until well combined. Set aside.
  2. Toss the sliced bell peppers and olive oil together on a baking pan lined with parchment paper. Broil on high for 5-10 minutes, or until roasted and tender.
  3. To assemble the sandwich, spread the fig balsamic sauce on the bottom piece of ciabatta. Add the pitted and chopped olives next. Then add a single layer of sliced brie followed the roasted bell peppers.
  4. Add a layer each of the salami and prosciutto. Lastly, add the arugula and fresh basil leaves. Add the top piece of ciabatta. Slice into 4 sandwiches.
  5. Serve with Vita Ice Black Raspberry for a refreshing drink to compliment this picnic sandwich!

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