Roasted Chicken Sandwich With Rosemary and Honey Mustard Glaze

Total Time
1hr 20mins
Prep
1 hr
Cook
20 mins

From the Good Stuff Cookbook by Spike Mendelsohn: Every chef knows that a roasted chicken is the most priceless, practical, and perfect thing to have in the fridge. This recipe proves that point. Wit the right herbs and seasonings, this sandwich will save you on those there's-nothin'-in-the-fridge freak-out-moments.

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Ingredients

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Directions

  1. Glaze (1 1/4 cups):.
  2. Add honey, mustard, vinegar, salt and pepper to a food processor or blender. Puree until smooth. Transfer to a bowl. Stir in the rosemary and mix with a spatula two or three times to incorporate.
  3. Sandwich:.
  4. In a large bowl, combine 1 c of oil, garlic, rosemary, salt and pepper. Add the chicken, toss to coat, and refrigerate for 1 hour.
  5. Heat the remaining 1 T of oil in a large skillet over medium heat until the oil starts to sizzle.
  6. Remove chicken from marinade and pat dry. Increase to med-high heat and add teh breasts. Cook, turning once, until the chicken is browned, about 20 min total. Remove with tongs and place on a platter. Brush the chicken with the glaze.
  7. Butter and toast buns and set aside.
  8. To assemble sandwiches, place one breast on bun bottom. Top with spinach, 1 tomato slice, and some red onion slices. Spread more glaze on the bun top and cover. Repeat with the remaining ingredients. Don't forget to wrap the sandwiches in wax paper. Let rest for 2-3 min and serve.