Caprese Grilled Cheese

Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 8 mins

Summer garden fresh tomatoes and basil pesto with fresh buffalo mozzarella cheese on sliced Italian bread. Try an addition of roasted red peppers making this just as good if not better.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Spread pesto on inner sides of bread.
  2. Layer fresh mozzarella, tomatoes, optional roasted pepper and basil leaves.
  3. Drizzle the outer sides or bread with olive oil.
  4. Place in a medium hot pan to brown both sides and cheese is melted.
Most Helpful

Perfect - wouldn't change a thing. I used a panini maker.

FLKeysJen August 25, 2013

Delicious! You can't go wrong with the caprese combo, and the pesto really added a great flavor to it. Thanks for sharing! Veggie Swap 44

Starrynews March 13, 2012