Italian Chicken Sandwich

Demetria McCoy


I ran across this recipe and decided to give it a try. I made a few changes to my recipe and this was my results.A delicious sandwich. My family loved it. You can ajust the ingredients to feed more or less.

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30 Min




2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil (evoo), plus more for drizzling 1 red onion, finely chopped 2 large cloves garlic, finely chopped or grated 1-141/2 ounce can  dicedfire-roastedtomatoes 1/2 cup chickenstock 2 tablespoons balsamicvinegar 2 tables

Directions Step-By-Step

Preheat a grill pan over medium-high heat. In a medium saucepan, heat the EVOO, 2 turns of the pan, over medium-high heat. Add the onion and garlic; cook until softened, about 5 minutes. Add the tomatoes andchicken stock and heat through, about 5 minutes. Stir in the vinegar, brown sugar, Worcestershire sauce and lots of pepper. Lower the heat and simmer, stirring occasionally, until thickened, 7 to 8 minutes.Drizzle the chicken with EVOO and season with salt and pepper. Cook on the grill pan, turning once, for 6 minutes. Remove from the pan and layer 1 chicken piece with 2 mozzarella slices, another chicken piece and another mozzarella slice. Repeat 3 more times to make 4 double-decker chicken stacks. Tent with foil for 1 minute to soften the mozzarella cheese.Combine the arugula and basil. Pile one-quarter of the greens on each of the 4 bottom pieces of ciabatta. Pile the chicken stacks on top, then cover with the barbecue sauce and bread tops.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Sandwiches
Main Ingredient: Chicken
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tag: Quick & Easy