Caprese Grilled Cheese Sandwich
Our Caprese Grilled Cheese Sandwich is bursting with fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, pesto, basil leaves, and of course, butter! A classic sandwich with a fabulous updated flavor!
- 4 slices rustic Italian bread
- 2 Tbs. prepared pesto
- 4 slices (4 ounces) fresh mozzarella
- 4 tomato slices
- 4 large basil leaves
- 2 Tbs. butter
Spread butter over one side of each slice of bread.
Place two bread slices, butter side down on flat surface.
Top with pesto, mozzarella, tomato slices, basil leaves and remaining slices of bread, butter side up.
Heat large non-stick skillet over medium heat then cook sandwiches until bread is golden, cheese is melted and sandwich is heated through, turning once
Makes 2 sandwiches.
Swirls of Flavor Recipe Tips
- Make a homemade pesto
- Make with your favorite bread
- Add a balsamic glaze
- Serve with a balsamic vinaigrette as a dipping sauce
Calories: 398kcal | Carbohydrates: 24g | Protein: 5g | Fat: 32g | Saturated Fat: 16g | Cholesterol: 33mg | Sodium: 404mg | Potassium: 215mg | Fiber: 2g | Sugar: 14g | Vitamin A: 1144IU | Vitamin C: 7mg | Calcium: 40mg | Iron: 1mg