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Caprese Grilled Cheese and Balsamic Basil Mayo Sandwich

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  • Prep Time: 8
  • Cook Time: 8
  • Total Time: 16 minutes


A kicked-up version on the old classic!



2 slices whole grain bread
2 slices fresh mozzarella cheese
23 tomato slices
1 Tbs. POUR OLIVE Butter Olive Oil
1 1/2 tbsp light mayo
1/4 tsp freshly chopped basil
1/2 tsp POUR OLIVE Traditional Balsamic Vinegar


  1. Preheat griddle or stove top pan to medium-low to medium heat.
  2. In a small bowl, combine mayo, basil and POUR OLIVE Traditional Balsamic Vinegar. (Add more or less basil or balsamic vinegar to your taste).
  3. Evenly spread POUR OLIVE Butter Olive Oil on one side of a slice of bread. Place this side down on the griddle or pan. Quickly spread the balsamic mayo on the side of the bread facing up, then quickly assemble your sandwich with the mozarella and tomatoes. Sprinkle with a dash of salt and pepper.
  4. Evenly spread POUR OLIVE Butter Olive Oil on one side of the other slice of bread. Place on top of the sandwich with the buttered side up.
  5. Cook for about 3 minutes on each side, until cheese is melted and bread is golden brown. Slice and Enjoy!