Tomato Basil Sandwich in Waffle Maker

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Dec. 30, 2013

Tomato Basil Sandwich is super easy to make in a waffle maker with mozzarella, tomatoes, and fresh basil!


Italian bread slices 4
Butter 1 Teaspoon ((as needed for grilling))
Tomato slice 6 , sliced into rounds
Mozzarella cheese 2 Tablespoon , shredded or sliced ((veg brand without rennet))
Fresh basil leaves 1 Tablespoon , chopped finely
Olive oil 1/2 Teaspoon ((for drizzling)) (Optional)
Fresh ground black pepper To Taste
Salt To Taste



1. Preheat waffle maker as per manual instruction.


2. On a bread slice, spread cheese and top it with tomato slices, followed by basil, salt, and pepper. Drizzle olive oil if desired.

3. Spread more cheese and press it down. Cover with a bread slice and spread butter on top.

4. Place sandwich, butter side down into the preheated waffle maker. Spread butter on the other side. Cook until golden brown.


5. Serve immediately and enjoy!


You can use any kind of vegetable or herb you like.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 10 Minutes
Ready In: 10 Minutes
Servings: 2

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 204Calories from Fat 65

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 8 g12.3%

Saturated Fat 3 g15%

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 341 mg14.21%

Total Carbohydrates 27 g9%

Dietary Fiber 5 g20%

Sugars 9 g

Protein 9 g18%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet