Toasted Caprese Sandwich Recipe

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Toasted Caprese Sandwich

debbie lopez

By
@Debbwl

One of my favorite salads served up as a toasted sandwich.

Rating:
★★★★★ 1 vote
Comments:
Serves:
2
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
5 Min
Method:
Broil

Ingredients

4 slice
sourdough bread
1 Tbsp
olive oil
10
fresh basil leaves, rinsed and patted drie
1-2
tomatos, sliced 1/4 inch thick, firm ones work best
2 oz
fresh mozzarella cheese, sliced 1/4 inch thick
salt and pepper to taste

Step-By-Step

1Brush one side of each bread slice with olive oil. Place 2 slices, oil side down, on a baking sheet and layer with basil leaves, tomato slices, and mozzarella slices. Salt and pepper to taste and then top with remaining bread slices, oil side up.
2Broil 6 inches from heat, turning once during cooking, until bread is golden brown and cheese is melted, about 2 to 3 minutes total. Serve immediately.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Sandwiches
Main Ingredient: Vegetable
Regional Style: Italian
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy, Heirloom
Hashtag: #fresh tomatoes