Caprese Grilled Cheese Sandwich


Caprese Grilled Cheese Sandwich


For a unique and luxurious twist on the classic grilled cheese sandwich recipe, try out this Caprese Grilled Cheese Sandwich from Kevin of Closet Cooking ( Fresh mozzarella and basil pesto make this perhaps the best gourmet grilled cheese sandwich.


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Makes2 sandwiches

Preparation Time5 min

Cooking Time10 min


  • 4 slices of bread
  • 1 large ripe tomato at room temperature, sliced 1/4 inch thick
  • 1 ball fresh mozzarella cheese at room temperature, sliced 1/4 inch thick
  • 4 tablespoons basil pesto sauce
  • Black pepper, to taste
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil


  1. Assemble sandwich and grill until golden brown and the cheese has melted, about 2 to 3 minutes per side.

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I'm getting hungry just reading this! This is definitely going on my list of things to make for dinner this week. Plus, I can use the fresh tomatoes that I've been growing.

I love Caprese sandwiches and salads, so this is right up my alley. It looks amazing!

I love a good grilled cheese, and this sounds like a delicious twist!



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