Fresh Mozzarella, Spinach and Tomato Grilled Cheese

1
cindy sandberg

By
@cindyLs

Grown up version of a childhood favorite..with an Italian twist! YUM!

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
2
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
10 Min

Ingredients

  • 4 slice
    whole wheat bread(whole wheat italian bread is good for this)
  • 2 Tbsp
    prepared pesto sauce
  • 4 oz
    fresh mozzarella cheese, sliced
  • 1
    roma tomato, cut in thin slices
  • 1/2 c
    baby spinach
  • 2 Tbsp
    olive oil

How to Make Fresh Mozzarella, Spinach and Tomato Grilled Cheese

Step-by-Step

  1. Heat small skillet over med heat. Spread two slices of bread with the pesto sauce. On top of pesto, layer half of the mozzarella slices, the tomato slices, the spinach and the other half of the mozzarella slices. Top with remaining two slices of bread. Brush top pieces of bread with olive oil. Lay in preheated skillet oil side down. Reduce heat to medium-low. Brush the remaining two slices of bread, now facing up, with oil. Grill each side til golden brown, and cheese is melty.
  2. Tip: Putting a lid on the skillet will allow the cheese to melt faster.

Printable Recipe Card

About Fresh Mozzarella, Spinach and Tomato Grilled Cheese

Course/Dish: Other Main Dishes
Regional Style: Italian
Dietary Needs: Vegetarian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, Healthy




Show 7 Comments & Reviews

Easy Homemade Soup Recipes

Easy Homemade Soup Recipes

Kitchen Crew

In my part of the country, one day it's cold the next it's warm. I'm not sure Mother Nature can figure out what season it is. Even if the weather...

How To Make Butternut Squash With A Pecan Brioche Crust Recipe

How to Make Butternut Squash With a Pecan Brioche Crust

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Butternut squash is delicious with its natural buttery sweetness. What would happen if you roasted it and added a crumbled crust to the top? Well, you have a fancy (but...

How To Make Italian Sausage Spaghetti Squash Recipe

How to Make Italian Sausage Spaghetti Squash

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Love pasta but not the carbs? Then try roasted spaghetti squash the next time a pasta craving hits. Naturally gluten-free, it’s low in carbs and calories but full of vitamins....