Lunch Recipes

Pesto Braai Toasties Recipe

Bored of veggie burgers and sausages? Try a pesto and cheese toasted sandwich on the braai.

DIFFICULTY: Easy
PREP TIME: 10 minutes
COOKING TIME: 5 minutes
SERVES: 4

Recipe Ingredients

8 slices bread
2 tablespoons butter, melted
2 tablespoons store-bought basil pesto
1 cup cheddar cheese, grated
1 tomato, thinly sliced
Salt & pepper, to taste

Recipe Method

* Brush the melted butter onto each slice of bread (outside bread).

* Turn over and place on a large board ensuring the butter side is facing the board.

* Spread 4 slices of bread with basil pesto and top with cheese.

* Add the tomato, salt & pepper.

* Top with the other slice of bread (making sure the butter side is facing you).

* Place onto a medium-heat braai making sure to turn frequently.

* When the bread is golden brown and cheese is melted, take off the braai and place it onto a clean board.

* Cut into halves and serve immediately.

source – spar

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