Mozzarella, Tomato and Basil Grilled Cheese

This recipe is courtesy of:
Visit Blogger Site
  • 5 mins Prep Time
  • 15 mins Cook Time
  • Medium Level

Recipe Description

Turn your grilled cheese into a Caprese panini with basil and tomatoes, pressed with Farm Rich Mozzarella Sticks!

recipe image
Recipe Name
Mozzarella, Tomato and Basil Grilled Cheese
Published On
Preparation Time
Cook Time
Total Time


  • 8 Farm Rich Mozzarella Sticks, thawed

    8 slices bread

    12 slices tomato

    2 TBSP torn fresh basil (or 1 tsp dried)

    4 tsp butter


  1. Cut Mozzarella Sticks in half lengthwise.
  2. 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.
  3. 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.)
  4. Tip: Add sliced red onion and mustard to the sandwich if desired.