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Chicken Pesto Grilled Cheese | An over the top grilled cheese sandwich

Chicken Pesto Grilled Cheese

AnĀ  out of this world grilled cheese sandwich with chicken, pesto, peppers and two cheeses!


For each sandwich:


  1. Butter one slice of bread and place it butter side down on a grill pan or saute pan. Spread pesto over other side, then layer with cheeses, chicken (sprinkled with salt and pepper to taste), and peppers, if using. Butter the second slice of bread and top the sandwich with the butter side up.
  2. Cook over medium heat till bottom slice of bread is browned and cheese is beginning to melt. Carefully flip and cook till the second side is browned and cheese is completely melted, adjusting burner temperature as needed.
  3. Slice in half and serve with your favorite Gallo wine.