Panini is Italian for little grilled sandwiches or snacks. Many favorite bistros are now featuring these tasty grilled sandwiches on their menu, but why go out - you can make your own delicious version right at home! The grill is two-sided and features a nonstick, ribbed surface so your sandwiches and snacks easily remove once cooked. A cool-touch chrome exterior ensures safe operation. An indicator light signals when the grill is on and a regulator light switches off when the cooking temperature is reached. Designed with a floating hinge system so you can grill food of varying thickness. For cleaning, allow to cool then wipe with a soft, damp cloth. For extra culinary ideas, it includes a recipe book.Features nonstick plates for easy removal and quick cleanup. Cool touch Handle for added safety. Floating hinge adjusts automatically. Locking latch for upright storage.