The Caprese salad's beautiful simplicity requires only mozzarella, basil leaves, and tomato, dressed in a little salt and olive oil. Turning this salad into a sandwich is easy. This recipe recommends grilling the tomato and cheese on soft white bread, until the bread is toasted golden and the cheese is melted. Then, you add the fresh basil leaves and a few thin slices of avocado.  Smart Recipes, European Recipes, Dairy Recipes, Recipes Dairy European Sandwich A La Caprese Sandwich A La Caprese Recipe | CHEFBear.net PT20M Serves 4 2 tablespoon Butter 8 n/a Slices Italian Bread 8 slices Mozzarella Cheese 4 small Tomatoes 12 n/a Fresh Basil Leaves 1 n/a Avocado In a sauté pan, melt butter over medium heat. Place 2 bread slices, top with mozzarella and tomatoes slices and cover with remaining bread slices. Cook for 3-5 minutes per side or until cheese is melted. Remove top bread slice, and garnish with basil followed by avocado slices. Cover again and serve.

Sandwich A La Caprese

Sandwich A La Caprese Recipe


The Caprese salad's beautiful simplicity requires only mozzarella, basil leaves, and tomato, dressed in a little salt and olive oil. Turning this salad into a sandwich is easy. This recipe recommends grilling the tomato and cheese on soft white bread, until the bread is toasted golden and the cheese is melted. Then, you add the fresh basil leaves and a few thin slices of avocado. 

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Recipe Information

Flavor Profile

European

Protein

Dairy

Category

Main Dishes

Serves

4

Total Time

20 Minutes

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Ingredients

      • 2 Tablespoon Butter (Softened)
      • 8 Slices Italian Bread
      • 8 Slices Mozzarella Cheese
      • 4 Small Tomatoes (Thinly Sliced)
      • 12 Fresh Basil Leaves
      • 1 Avocado (Thinly Sliced)

Directions

  1. In a sauté pan, melt butter over medium heat. Place 2 bread slices, top with mozzarella and tomatoes slices and cover with remaining bread slices. Cook for 3-5 minutes per side or until cheese is melted.
  2. Remove top bread slice, and garnish with basil followed by avocado slices. Cover again and serve.



Nutrition & Cost Facts

Calories

474.0 kcal

Carbs

38.0 g

Fat

27.0 g

Protein

20.0 g

Cost Per Serving

$1.91

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