Caprese Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe - A delicious, gourmet grilled cheese made of sourdough, pesto, mozzarella, tomatoes, and fresh basil. // addapinch.com
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Caprese Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe

Caprese Grilled Cheese Sandwich Recipe - A delicious, gourmet grilled cheese made of sourdough, pesto, mozzarella, tomatoes, and fresh basil. 
Prep Time10 mins
Cook Time5 mins
Total Time15 mins
Course: Main Course
Cuisine: American
Keyword: basil, caprese, caprese grilled cheese sandwich, gourmet, grilled cheese, grilled cheese recipe, grilled cheese sandwich recipe, how to make grilled cheese, perfect for summer
Servings: 1
Calories: 484kcal
Author: Robyn Stone

Ingredients

  • 2 slices sourdough bread
  • 3 tablespoons pesto
  • 3 slices mozzarella cheese
  • 2 slices tomato
  • 2-3 medium basil leaves
  • balsamic glaze
  • butter room temperature

Instructions

  • Spread pesto onto one slice of sourdough bread. Layer with mozzarella cheese, tomato, basil leaves and balsamic glaze. Top with second slice of sourdough bread. 
  • Butter the bottom outside slice of the sourdough bread. Place into heated skillet or griddle. Cook until golden brown. Butter top outside piece of sourdough bread. Flip and cook until golden brown. Remove from the skillet or griddle, cut in half and serve. 

Nutrition

Calories: 484kcal | Carbohydrates: 28g | Protein: 36g | Fat: 38g | Saturated Fat: 14g | Cholesterol: 70mg | Sodium: 745mg | Potassium: 192mg | Fiber: 4g | Sugar: 7g | Vitamin A: 1930IU | Vitamin C: 7.4mg | Calcium: 558mg | Iron: 5.3mg