Southwestern Grilled Chicken Sandwiches

Southwestern Grilled Chicken Sandwiches

Grilled chicken breasts, salsa and cheese create a flavorful sandwich.

10 min.prep time 20 min.total time
4 servings
2 Ratings

Ingredients

4 (4-ounce) boneless skinless chicken breasts
1 teaspoon Southwest seasoning
4 (3/4-ounce) slices Land O Lakes® Deli American
1/3 cup mayonnaise
3 tablespoons medium salsa
4 individual ciabatta rolls or hamburger buns, split
4 lettuce leaves

Directions

Heat gas grill on medium or charcoal grill until coals are ash white.

Pound chicken breasts between sheets of waxed paper to 1/4-inch thickness. Sprinkle chicken with seasoning.

Place chicken breasts onto grill. Grill, turning once, 10-14 minutes or until internal temperature reaches at least 165°F and juices run clear when pierced with a fork. Place 1 slice cheese on top of each chicken breast during last 2 minutes of grilling time.

Meanwhile, combine mayonnaise and remaining salsa in small bowl. Spread mayonnaise mixture onto cut-sides of rolls. Place 1 lettuce leaf on bottom half of each roll; top with chicken breast and top half of roll.

Recipe Tip

Substitute 3 tablespoons adobo sauce for salsa. Adobo sauce, a popular Mexican sauce, is a dark red paste made from ground chilies, herbs and vinegar. It can be used both as a serving sauce and as a marinade. This sauce will give the mayonnaise mixture an extra zip as well as brushing chicken with sauce.

Read more about this recipe on Recipe Buzz® Blog.

Nutrition Facts (1 serving)

Calories: 590

Fat: 29g

Cholesterol: 120mg

Sodium: 850mg

Carbohydrates: 32g

Dietary Fiber: 2g

Protein: 45g

Recipe #11713©2001Land O'Lakes, Inc.

Recipe Comments & Reviews

Also great with sliced avocado and grilled red and yellow bell peppers. Savory and healthy sandwiches. DH and kids love them!
Great sandwich.Also good with pepper style cheese.

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