Grilled Tomato And Cheese Sandwich Recipe

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Sep. 11, 2017

An ever-popular snack all over the world, the grilled tomato and cheese sandwich seems to have a timeless appeal with people of all age groups and nationalities. Its charming simplicity and awesome taste make it a great hit. It is also a versatile snack, which can be modified this way or that to please ones particular tastes. You can add a little more or less cheese, a shake more of pepper or throw in some herbs for a peppier aroma it is up to you how you wish to make it. Here we present a super tasty Grilled Tomato and Cheese Sandwich, speckled with basil and pepper for added josh. You are sure to enjoy this quick and filling snack.


Tomato slices 20
Cheese slices 4
Bread slices 8
Butter 6 Teaspoon (spreading and brushing)
Salt and freshly ground black pepper 1 Tablespoon (for sprinkling)
Basil leaves 8 (torn into pieces)
Olive oil 2 Teaspoon



1.Place 2 bread slices on a clean, dry surface and spread tsp of butter on each bread slice.

2.Place a cheese slice on one buttered bread slice, top it with 5 tomato slices and sprinkle little salt and pepper evenly over it.

3.Tear 2 basil leaves into pieces and sprinkle it over the tomatoes. Finally drizzle tsp of olive oil evenly over it.

4.Cover the sandwich with another bread slice with the buttered side facing downwards and press it lightly.

5.Apply tsp of butter evenly over it.

6.Place the sandwich in a greased and hot griller and grill the sandwich for 5 minutes or till it turns golden brown in colour from both the sides.

7.Cut the sandwich diagonally into 2 equal pieces.

8.Repeat steps 1 to 7 to make 3 more sandwiches.


9.Serve immediately.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 25 Minutes
Ready In: 25 Minutes
Servings: 2