Margherita Pizza Grilled Cheese

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Ingredients Minutes Calories
Prep Cook Servings
5 min 10 min 1
Margherita Pizza Grilled Cheese
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2 small slice Baguette, French bread
4 leaf Basil, fresh
1 tbsp Extra virgin olive oil
1 dash Garlic powder
2 slice Mozzarella cheese
2 tbsp Tomato pizza sauce, canned


1. Start things off by getting a pan on medium heat, with a light coating of olive oil. While the pan is heating up, build your sandwich.

2. Spread pizza/tomato sauce on each slice of bread, chop up your basil leaves and sprinkle them on the sandwich along with a sprinkle of garlic powder.

3. Place you mozzarella on top and combine the slices of bread. Lightly brush olive oil on each side of the sandwich.

4. Once the pan is heated, grill your sandwich until golden brown on each side, serve with a basil leaf on top for decoration.

Nutrition Facts

Per Portion

Calories 487
Calories from fat 254
Calories from saturated fat 79
Total Fat 28.2 g
Saturated Fat 8.8 g
Trans Fat 0.4 g
Polyunsaturated Fat 2.4 g
Monounsaturated Fat 13.0 g
Cholesterol 36 mg
Sodium 886 mg
Potassium 269 mg
Total Carbohydrate 38 g
Dietary Fiber 2.0 g
Sugars 5.1 g
Protein 20.9 g

Dietary servings

Per Portion

Grain 1.8
Milk Alternative 1.1

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