Mozzarella, Tomato and Basil Grilled Cheese
- 5 mins Prep Time
- 15 mins Cook Time
- Medium Level
Turn your grilled cheese into a Caprese panini with basil and tomatoes, pressed with Farm Rich Mozzarella Sticks!
8 Farm Rich Mozzarella Sticks, thawed
8 slices bread
12 slices tomato
2 TBSP torn fresh basil (or 1 tsp dried)
4 tsp butter
- Cut Mozzarella Sticks in half lengthwise.
- Top 4 slices of bread with 4 Mozzarella Stick halves, 3 tomato slices and basil. Cap with remaining bread. Spread outside of sandwiches with butter.
- Heat large nonstick skillet over medium-low heat; cook sandwiches, in batches and turning once, for about 10 minutes or until bread is golden brown and cheese is melted. (Or toast in panini press according to manufacturer’s directions.)
- Tip: Add sliced red onion and mustard to the sandwich if desired.