Grilled Cheese Pizza Sandwich

Grilled Cheese Pizza Sandwich

The flavors of pizza are placed between bread and grilled to create this tasty sandwich.

25 min. prep time
4 sandwiches
252 Ratings


8 slices Italian bread
3 tablespoons Land O Lakes® Butter, softened
1/2 cup pizza sauce
8 (3/4-ounce) slices Land O Lakes® Deli American
1 cup (5 ounces) thinly sliced pepperoni
2 tablespoons chopped fresh basil leaves
2 cups salad greens


Spread 1 side of each bread slice with about 1 teaspoon butter.

Spread 1 tablespoon pizza sauce onto 1 slice bread, buttered-side down. Top with 1 slice cheese, 1/4 pepperoni, 1 1/2 teaspoons chopped basil leaves, 1/2 cup salad greens, 1 slice cheese and 1 slice bread, buttered-side up.

Heat 12-inch skillet or griddle over medium heat. Place 2 sandwiches into skillet; cook, turning once, 6-8 minutes or until golden brown and cheese is melted. Repeat with remaining sandwiches.

Place remaining pizza sauce in bowl. Microwave 10-30 seconds or until heated through. Slice each sandwich in half. Serve sandwiches with warm pizza sauce for dipping.

Nutrition Facts (1 sandwich)

Calories: 600

Fat: 41g

Cholesterol: 100mg

Sodium: 1730mg

Carbohydrates: 35g

Dietary Fiber: 3g

Protein: 22g

Recipe #15566©2013Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

Easy to fix and makes an excellent, tasty Panini!
I loved this it is easy to make and a nice change.
My husband tasted this recipe and loved it. I no longer can make plain grilled cheese or grilled cheese with bacon. I don't want to leave me out of this.....I LOVE THIS RECIPE!

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