Slices of fresh tomato jazz up plain grilled cheese sandwiches. This kid-favorite recipe uses just five ingredients and can be ready in less than 30 minutes.

Source: Family Circle

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Recipe Summary

prep:
10 mins
cook:
6 mins
total:
16 mins
Yield:
4 sandwiches
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Ingredients

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Directions

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  • On 1 piece of bread, layer a heaping 1/4 cup grated cheese, 4 tomato slices, 4 basil leaves and another heaping 1/4 cup grated cheese. Top with another slice of bread; brush with melted butter.

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  • Heat a large nonstick skillet over medium heat. Place sandwich, butter-side down, in pan and brush top slice of bread with butter. Press with spatula.

  • Cook for about 3 minutes or until golden brown. Flip and cook for another 3 minutes. Remove from skillet and serve immediately. Repeat with remaining sandwiches.

Nutrition Facts

503 calories; fat 28g; cholesterol 75mg; saturated fat 16g; carbohydrates 42g; insoluble fiber 5g; protein 21g; sodium 723mg.
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